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Lexington, KY
A 17-year-old female asked:

All on right side.pain when swallowing.swollen on the back roof of mouth.above my gums hurt,like top of jaw,and my temple hurts.no wisdom teeth.help?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Possibilities: Many come to mind. Could be infected tooth/teeth, gum infection, virus, oral bacterial infection, sinus infection, Gerd, etc. Start with your Dentist. If dental/oral cause ruled out,nthen next step is to see your Physician. Pain and swelling should not be ignored.
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