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I have a cold sore and it has made my neck and jaw swollen how do i reduce the swelling?

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Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
Cosmetic Dentistry 50 years experience
Need Evaluation: Cold sores don't cause the neck and jaw to swell. You need to have your dentist/physician evaluate what your specific causing condition is.

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Last updated Nov 22, 2015

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