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My cheek got big and swollen after popping my pimple my face looks like someone punch it?

My cheek got big and swollen after popping my pimple my face looks like someone punch it?

Infection/cellulitis: See a physician immediayely and never pop a facial pimple!-you may have a facial skin infection ( cellulitis) which requires immediate medical attention- call for an appointment today. ...Read more

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I don't know what spider bit me, but my cheek is swollen and my body has broken out in hives, including my face?

I don't know what spider bit me, but my cheek is swollen and my body has broken out in hives, including my face?

Doesn't matter...: ...What bit you. Bug bite are all treated the same way, usually with antihistamines, and an antibiotic if an infection should develop. There are other causes of swelling and hives, however - so if you do not see a prompt response to a long-acting antihistamine such as allergra, see your doctor for a proper examination. ...Read more

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My 2 year old has a swollen cheek with pus coming out of bite-like thing on her face. Also, her cheek is hard. What should I do?

My 2 year old has a swollen cheek with pus coming out of bite-like thing on her face. Also, her cheek is hard. What should I do?

Facial cellulitis??: A toddler with a "hard" cheek and pus coming out of it may have facial cellulitis, a pus-forming bacterial infection in the skin. She'll need to be seen by her doctor or by the E.R. Depending on how things look, she may need I.V. Antibiotics. Due to her young age, it may be best to go for treatment right away. ...Read more

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What i assume is a large pimple has swollen the entire side of my face i tried to pop it 4 days but nothing came out now i can see my cheek in my line of vision and keep biting my cheek from swelling?

What i assume is a large pimple has swollen the entire side of my face i tried to pop it 4 days but nothing came out now i can see my cheek in my line of vision and keep biting my cheek from swelling?

Stop playing!: You likely have a facial cellulitis from spreading the initial follicular infection by attempting to "pop" your pimple. Seek immediate attention from your pcp or urgent care source to be placed on antibiotics today! follow up in 7-10 days is a must to avoid more serious complications. There is always a potential need for an incision ; drainage procedure, which requires a face to face encounter! ...Read more

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Have a small bump between nose and cheek on right side of my face, woke up this morning to a swollen cheek. Is there anyway to bring the swelling down?

Have a small bump between nose and cheek on right side of my face, woke up this morning to a swollen cheek. Is there anyway to bring the swelling down?

Infection?: If the swelling is due to an infection, then antibiotics would be recommended. If the source of the infection is a rotten tooth, then you also need to be treated by a dentist. All the best.... ...Read more

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The surface of my left cheek/face feels like t has a rash while the inside feels swollen. My tongue on the right side is sore and swollen as well.

The surface of my left cheek/face feels like t has a rash while the inside feels swollen. My tongue on the right side is sore and swollen as well.

Cheek swollen: While these symptoms may point to a number of causes, it sounds like a swollen salivary gland. This can be an isolated occurrence, or part of a syndrome called Sjogren's Syndrome. The sore tongue suggests an inflammatory process. You might consult an ENT specialist. ...Read more