Waterloo, IA
A 57-year-old female asked:

Is mucosal and tonsil swelling on just one side of my mouth/throat as well as face/neck gland pain a common symptom of sjogrens?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - rheumatology 23 years experience
See below: Unilateral involvement suggests mostly likely infection or worse case scenaro malignancy. Please see your primary for an evaluation.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jun 24, 2013


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.