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Can Tooth Infection Cause Swollen Lymph Nodes
Ct scan showed swollen lymph nodes on right side of neck. Recent root canal on right side and sinus infection. Cbc in nov was good. What is it?
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
Extreme fatigue and swollen lymph nodes. Checked out by surgeon. CBC: White blood cells in normal range, lymphocytes 53% ESR and CRP ok. No fever, I gained weight. Doctors say an infection. Ideas?
Yes.: Swelling of the gums and soft tissue around an infected tooth is common. If there is a lot of inflammation, or the infection is not treated, the lymph nodes that drain the area of infection will enlarge as part of the immune response, just as would happen with other infections like a cold or strep throat. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Would it be possible that a gum an tooth infection cause swollen lymph nodes any dentist or people who had this?
I'm on antibiotics for tooth infection. I now have large swollen lymph node right in front of my ear. Is this from my tooth infection?
Pain in ear and around ear. Swollen lymph node below ear, loss of balance. Had 2 abscessed teeth removed. Could another tooth infection move to ear?
Definitely yes: Dental infection if not treated it can lead to serious complications. The infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, eyes, ears, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. The antibiotics and painkillers will give you only a temporary relief. See any dentist for examination, x-rays and treatment. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Could swollen lymph nodes with normal CBC in neck be from wisdome tooth extraction 10months ago? Had bad infection & hole in sinuses at the time
Not likely: Even if it took longer to heal (hole in sinus and infection), it is not likely that you would have a persistent swollen lymph node, assuming that it eventually did in fact heal. This is especially true if you have not experienced any other symptoms since then (over the 10 months). This doesn't rule out having a swollen lymph node from another separate dental infection. Have you had a recent cold? ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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