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Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Swollen Face (Definition)

Facial swelling is the build-up of fluid in the tissues of the face. Swelling may ...Read more


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My 9 year old has tooth pain and now a swollen face after the dentist made a hole in tooth to drain an infection. Is this common?

My 9 year old has tooth pain and now a swollen face after the dentist made a hole in tooth to drain an infection. Is this common?

Quicker is Better: Time is of the essence. Please call the dentist immediately. This can be a serious situation. Calling your dentist quicker is better than having serious complications! ...Read more

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Should you get a swollen face a day after a car accident?

Should you get a swollen face a day after a car accident?

See a doctor: Swelling of the face after trauma could signal a significant injury such as facial fracture. Please see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Swollen face and fever after dentist work what can be the problem?

Swollen face and fever after dentist work what can be the problem?

Possible infection: Both swelling and fever are classic indications of an infection. However, since we have little information to go on as to what treatment you had and for what, we can't know for sure. The swelling could be from the injection and the fever could be unrelated to your dental treatment. However, since it might be an infection, you need to see your dentist asap for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What to do about swollen itchy face after using face mask last night?

Allergy reaction: Your allergic to the content of the mask stop using it apply Hydrocortisone cream and take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) from over the counter apply some ice or cold wash cloth. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a swollen face still 3 days after getting four wisdom teeth surgically extracted?

Is it normal to have a swollen face still 3 days after getting four wisdom teeth surgically extracted?

WNL: It is within normal limits, and depend on the severity of your surgery. Speak to your oral surgeon for further guidance. ...Read more

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Why is my face swollen after picking acne?

Why is my face swollen after picking  acne?

Could be infection: or swelling due to trauma.If persists, have a professional take a look. ...Read more

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How long is the recovery time after a facial fat transfer? I can't take too much time off of work for surgery, but i don't want to go into work with a swollen, unnatural-looking face after having a fat transfer to treat my wrinkles. How long will it take

How long is the recovery time after a facial fat transfer? I can't take too much time off of work for surgery, but i don't want to go into work with a swollen, unnatural-looking face after having a fat transfer to treat my wrinkles. How long will it take

Probably too long: Facial fat transfer to restore volume loss with aging that will work will leave you swollen for several weeks. Patients frequently go back to work after two, but can remain swollen for several depending on the volume, and health of the patient. If you are in a rush for (any) results after (any) cosmetic surgery (except possibly synthetic fillers, you will most likely be frustrated. ...Read more

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Face swollen after periodontal bone graft surgery, help?

Face swollen after periodontal bone graft surgery, help?

May be normal: Some swelling should be expected after surgery. Swelling should typically peak around 48 hours after surgery and then gradually decrease over several days. If swelling continues to worsen, contact your surgeon. ...Read more

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