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Antibiotic For Parotid Gland Infection
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
No: They are not at borderline. Treat it asap. Skin infection some tims can go to kidney like throat inf to rhematic fever.
Could anybody suggest medicine for parotid gland infection swelling and how to clear gland duct stone with out operation?
After doing research, it looks like I forced air into my Parotid gland. Currently have a bad sinus infection after having a sore throat. Is this bad??
Parotid gland: Have you been coughing a great deal? What do you feel when you tough your Parotid gland with finger tips? Please consult with us to determine if you created a fistula that may need to be evaluated further as that is not normal.
Wife on antibiotics for sinus infection, 3 days. Swollen/painful parotid gland, some ear pain. Could this be related to the sinus infection?
Can be: Parotid gland surgery is usually performed if there is a tumor growth of the parotid gland. There could be salivary duct stones that rarely would require surgery. Surgery of the parotid gland is performed very carefully due to the proximity of the important facial nerve.See 3 more doctor answers
Needs to come out: While benign, you don't want masses growing in your parotid gland. The nerve the moves that half of the face (aptly named the facial nerve) runs through the middle of the gland and it is always easier to take out smaller parotid masses than bigger ones. Discuss this with your ent, who likely will suggest surgical removal of the mass and part- though not all- of the parotid gland.See 1 more doctor answer
Cushings Disease: There are many conditions that can be related to the question you are asking. It is best to see your internist for a thorough evaluation and diagnosis. For more information regarding cushings syndrome you might check - neurosurgery.Stanford. Edu/pituitary/cushings_syndrome. Html and for salivary cortisol see: macses. Ucsf. Edu/research/allostatic/pdf/faqs-salivcort. Pdf.
Depends on the stage: Treatment would depend on the stage. Parotid cancer, in general, as much as possible- (if possible) -surgical resection for curative intent would be the best modality. Other modalities used include chemotherapy and radiation therapy. However, need to be aware that parotid cancer is not a very sensitive cancer to chemotherapy nor to radiation therapy. Discuss further with your oncologist. H.See 1 more doctor answer
I had my #2 molar extracted 9 days ago, and my parotid gland has been swollen since what is causing this?
I get mumps 6 years ago. I have swallowed tender and painful parotid gland on right side now. And alao I feel catching cold. Is it mumps again?
Wat lobular n infiltratin lesion without significant enhancement of parotid gland involve superficial n deep lobe extendin to the right parotid tail?
Need investigation: Your description of parotid gland looks like warthin's tumor a benign condition but need further investigation to make sure is not a malignant lesion by fna (fine needle aspiration biopsy) which is 95 % accurate along with mri. Treatment option surgery or close observation if it is benign.
I have a mass in my parotid gland nd @ times the swellin get big nd start to ache if it cold nd then at time the swellin goes down is this a benign?
See an ENT doctor: Parotid duct stones can block saliva when you eat and cause the swelling. Dilation of the duct may allow a small stone to be expelled. Surgery may be needed for larger stones. Your scan should have determined if a mass is present. If present then a biopsy or excision of the mass may be needed.
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