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What could cause painful swelling in back of gums?

What could cause painful swelling in back of gums?

Wisdom tooth: A wisdom tooth that has not fully come in can cause a painful infection. This is an infection called pericoronitis and it needs to be examined by a dentist. ...Read more

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Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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What causes swelling, lump on back of neck near spine?

What causes swelling, lump on back of neck near spine?

Many things: Could be taut muscle band or muscle spasm called a tender point or a trigger point. This could also be a tender lymph node, especially if you were recently sick. Other things could be a boil or a lipoma. If it is bothering you and does not resolve, see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Can soleus trigger points cause swelling in back of the lower leg?

Can soleus trigger points cause swelling in back of the lower leg?

If the trigger point: is due to an injury, yes as that point may B the area of injury. may have been minor trauma that U did not even remember. if not it could B due 2 DVT (clots) and requires immediate eval by an md. this would also be the cause of swelling. if this is the case get in ASAP 2 be evaluated! ...Read more

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What would cause swelling in the back of my mouth and burping?

What would cause swelling in the back of my mouth and burping?

Reflux or cancer: Usually reflux, but only an ENT is going to have the tools to rule out cancer. Please find one in your area. ...Read more

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Can spring allergies cause tongue swelling? My right back side of my tongue is swollen and painful when I do anything, even swallowing

Can spring allergies cause tongue swelling? My right back side of my tongue is swollen and painful when I do anything, even swallowing

Possible: Allergies can cause anywhere in the mouth, nose, throat and neck area to swell. See a doctor if you are progressively getting worse. ...Read more

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What causes swelling in the back, under the arms, in the face and eyes to swell shut?

What causes swelling in the back, under the arms, in the face and eyes to swell shut?

Swelling: It sounds almost like an allergic reaction to something - any new foods, perfumes, soaps, shampoos? Any itching? Medicines, both prescription and otc can cause these types of reactions too. Make sure you get it checked out! ...Read more

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What causes swelling in lower back and limited range of motion in the shoulder area as well as Charlie horses?

What causes swelling in lower back and limited range of motion in the shoulder area as well as Charlie horses?

Muscle: Muscle strain. These vague symptoms could relate to muscular strain from repetitive movements or an injury, Rest, ice, heat alternating every 15 minutes may help. If no please see your physician. ...Read more

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What can cause severe pain and swelling in back gums?

What can cause severe pain and swelling in back gums?

An infection: The infection can be due to rotten teeth or periodontal disease, but these are only guesses since you have not been examined. Please see a local dentist for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more