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Can I die from parotitis if I ignore it?

Can I die from parotitis if I ignore it?

Not soon or likely: Parotitis is usually painful and if it is due to bacterial infection, left untreated, may result in septicemia and death, but it would be an uncommon occurrence. ...Read more

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Can bacterial parotitis last 5 or 6 weeks? Going to ent swelling for 5 weeks doc said paratitis took amoxicillin and levofloxacin none helping swell

Can bacterial parotitis last 5 or 6 weeks? Going to ent swelling for 5 weeks doc said paratitis took amoxicillin and levofloxacin none helping swell

Swelling from an: Infection can last days to weeks after the initial insult to the tissue, depending on the location. For parotid gland infection, it would take more time for swelling to go down, especially if there is a stone obstructing the parotid gland. If there are no stones per ENT physician, then use warm compresses to help the swelling. If it still hurts, you may need longer antibiotic treatment. ...Read more

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7 weeks of swollen partoid gland. But can't feel lumps feel normal. Doc think paratitis my nurse sister said was wrong meds doc gave me. Cancer scare?

7 weeks of swollen partoid gland. But can't feel lumps feel normal. Doc think paratitis my nurse sister said was wrong meds doc gave me. Cancer scare?

Parotitis???: Most common thing that causes swollen parotid gland is infection with Mumps virus. Did you get the MMR vaccine when you were younger? When u get parotitis it obliterates thje angle of the jaw. You move back along the bottom of jaw bone and as it moves up towards your ear you can't feel it because of swollen gland. You decide who was right- Doc or Sis. Paro cancer very rare!!! ...Read more

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Can you die from s.V.T?

Can you die from s.V.T?

Usually not serious: Death from svt must be extremely rare, if ever. It is usually managed as outpatient. ...Read more

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What happens when we die?

If: I knew. I would tell you. Of you find out let me know ...Read more

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What is the best way to die?

What is the best way to die?

See below: Please call a suicide hotline. The national suicide prevention lifeline is 800-273-talk (8255). ...Read more

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How to die from lethal injection?

How to die from lethal injection?

Are you considering: A lethal injection? F you are having
thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. ...Read more

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Could people die from to much pain?

Could people die from to much pain?

Possible: While too much pain specifically cannot kill someone, the physiologic reactions they undergo could cause death. For example, extreme pain can lead to a greatly increased heart rate. In susceptible people, this could lead to certain arrhythmias. Specifically from pain, no, but from physiological sequelae, yes. ...Read more

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What is lupis can you die from this?

What is lupis can you die from this?

Yes but: In the 1950s, 60% of lupus patients died within five years. Now, more than 90% survive beyond five years. Many lupus patients have non-life threatening disease. Kidney or brain involvement portends a worse prognosis. ...Read more

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Can I die from syncope if I ignore it?

Can I die from syncope if I ignore it?

Depends on cause: Syncope can be due to a simple faint (like having blood drawn) or it can be due to serious heart disease with dangerous arrhythmias. The causes are legion. Some don't involve the heart at all like low blood sugar or epilepsy. You should discuss your syncope with someone who knows your full medical history to see if additional testing is necessary. ...Read more

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What's the easiest pain free way to die?

What's the easiest pain free way to die?

Naturally, in your sleep.: I must admit, I am very concerned about the basis of your question. Are you just asking out of morbid curiosity? If so, that's fine. However, If you are contemplating suicide, I sincerely urge you to seek help immediately or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1 (800) 273-8255. Take Care! ...Read more

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Someone please help I feel like I'm going to die?

Someone please help I feel like I'm going to die?

From what?: I am sorry but although it is clear that something is definitely wrong, I don't know any more than that. Don't know if you are suffering from physical pain, emotional anguish or fear of an illness. I do hope that you are getting help for your situation. Take care. ...Read more

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Is overdosing on pills an excruciating way to die?

Is overdosing on pills an excruciating way to die?

It may be- depending: On what drug/ medication was used for the over-dose. Or a person could fail at a suicide attempt and live with permanent medical problems. Are you having thoughts about killing yourself.? If yes, please have a friend or relative drive you to the er now. The national suicide hotline is available to you 24 /7: 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255). Help = hope. ...Read more

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My kliere in my nek is seer, ek het nie koors nie, geen keelseer, geen lyfseer. Net die kliere wat seer is en voel bietjie geswel?

My kliere in my nek is seer, ek het nie koors nie, geen keelseer, geen lyfseer. Net die kliere wat seer is en voel bietjie geswel?

Doctor visit: Translated by Google
My glands in my neck are aching, I do not have fever, no killer whine, no body piercing. Only the glands that are sore and feel swollen?

Need to see a doctor to rule out lymphoma, sore throat upper respiratory infection or other infectious process. ...Read more

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Can u die from JRA?

Can u die from JRA?

Indirectly, yes: Because it is not just arthritis but a group of diseases that can attack other organs, then death can result from it. Treatment has improved but it is potentially lethal when vital organs are involved. Go to emedicinehealth. Com for more info or just type in JRA in search engine. It brings up a plethora of web sites and info. Systemic JRA is very painful, but treatable and mostly non-lethal ...Read more

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Can you die from sma?

Can you die from sma?

Depends: Sma type 1, also known as infantile spinal muscular atrophy or werdnig-hoffmann disease, is the most common and severe type of sma. It typically presents in the neonatal period. Majority of affected infants die within a year from respiratory failure. Type 2, 3, and 4 present at a later ages and are milder forms. ...Read more

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Can u die from crohns?

Can u die from crohns?

Well, yes.: Patients with severe, untreated crohns can have life threatening intestinal bleeding and perforation and are also at higher risk for intestinal cancer. If this is about you or a loved one, do not despair. Just make sure you follow your doctor's instructions to the letter and keep him/her updated of any new symptom. Best to you and happy holidays. ...Read more

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Can I die from anxiety?

Can I die from anxiety?

No: It can feel like you're dying if anxiety jumps up into a full blown panic attack. Then your heart is racing, you're breaking out into a sweat, and you feel short of breath. That's the limbic system in your brain getting you ready to fight with or run from a saber tooth tiger. Your brain thinks it's helping. The trouble is that the alarm it's sounding is a false alarm. There is alot of help avail. ...Read more

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Can you die from chemo?

Yes you can: Different chemos have the potential to cause death in many ways: low white cells leading to serious infections, low platelets causing bleeding, heart problems or kidney failure. It is not common to die of chemo side effects but as always, the benefit has to outweigh the risks everytime we use these drugs. ...Read more

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Can you die from a cyst?

Can you die from a cyst?

Very unlikely: Cysts are benign and are very commonly found on various human organs. Unless they grow to a massive size (rarely it can do that) they are harmless and cause no problems. ...Read more

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Can you die from measles?

Can you die from measles?

Unfortunately: As many as 1 out of 2000 infected people may die from measles infections which can cause serious pneumonia or encephalitis (a brain infection). This can be minimized by proper immunizations. Get the shot. ...Read more

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Can you die from colitis?

Can you die from colitis?

Possible: Most colitis is treatable provided you don't let it go too far. Two types are particularly dangerous: ischemic colitis and c. Difficile colitis. Ulcerative colitis is particularly challenging but usually not immediately life threatening. ...Read more

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Can you die from colitus?

Can you die from colitus?

Yes: Fulminant colitis from whatever cause can lead to death from sepsis in the untreated scenerio. Ulcerative colitis can lead to colon cancer over time. C. Diff colitis causes overwhelming infections occasionally in critically ill patients. Colitis requires a thorough examination with colonoscopy and biopsies for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Can u die from chlymidia?

Can u die from chlymidia?

Chlamydia: Dying from a chlamydial pelvic infection would be extremely rare. If you were severely immune compromised and got a superimposed bacterial infection, could result in pelvic sepsis, peritonitis with remote lethal possibility. ...Read more

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Can u die from brochitus?

Can u die from brochitus?

NO: It is an inflammation of the bronchial tree, the airway tubes in your chest and lungs. ...Read more

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Can you die from rhinitis?

Can you die from rhinitis?

Not likely: Rhinits is inflammation of the nose. We all get rhinits any time we get a cold and hardly any one dies from it. ...Read more

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Can you die from lymphoma?

Can you die from lymphoma?

Yes: This day and age unlikely. Significant numbers of patients can be cured with early detection and treatment. ...Read more