New York, NY
A 27-year-old female asked:
Is it possible for me to develope a cyst or a tumor on the floor of my mouth if i have a cyst or tumor on both of my parotid gland, what do this mean?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Medical Oncology 22 years experience
Don't worry: It's not clear what is wrong with your parotid (salivary) glands, but cancer is very rare in this area and cancer usually doesn't occur on both glands at the same time. So i'm not worried. Parotid glands can get enlarged for many non-cancer reasons. You can also develop stones in them. See a dentist or doctor if you have a lump in your mouth.
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Last updated Feb 18, 2019
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