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What could cause swelling on right side of tongue and right side of jawline? No pain.

What could cause swelling on right side of tongue and right side of jawline? No pain.

Few things: A few things. Some of which are not good. See oral surgeon for evaluation/diagnosis/treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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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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Swelling in left side of face and pelvic pain and feel unwell?

Swelling in left side of face and pelvic pain and feel unwell?

Face swelling: Look for infection for swelling of one side face specially gum, dental abscess, oropharynx , parotid, ear and sinuses. For pelvic pain again infection. Please see your doctor for thorough physical examination and antibiotic treatment. No delay. Thanks. ...Read more

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Are numbness in left side of face and acute sinuitis related?

Are numbness in left side of face and acute sinuitis related?

Not usually: Sinusitis generally causes pain or pressure in the area corresponding to the sinus that is affected. I there is numbness on the left side of your face, you should see a doctor. If you also have accompanied paralysis of facial muscles, you should see a doctor ASAP to be on the safe side. ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause numbness in left side of face feels?

Can anxiety cause numbness in left side of face feels?

Check it out: If it is something that is unusual and/or bothersome to you, get a physical check up. Anxiety manifests itself in different ways for different people... So yes it is possible. In any case look into treatment for anxiety as well. There are a lot of effective therapies out there. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What causes ear,jaw,neck pain with soreness, swelling and difficulty swallowing all on the left side.

What causes ear,jaw,neck pain with soreness, swelling and difficulty swallowing all on the left side.

Complex : The head and neck is exquisitely intricate. Could be anything from an ear or upper respiratory infection to TMJ syndrome to cancer in a smoker. Could be a dental problem too. If worsening need an ENT doc to examine you, especially if a smoker. Motrin can help relieve symptoms. But if worse after the drug wears off need to see a doc. ...Read more

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Sore throat on right side only, getting worse by day, stuffiness and some swelling of glands on right side?

Sore throat on right side only, getting worse by day, stuffiness and some swelling of glands on right side?

Possible strep: It sounds like you may have tonsillitis or pharyngitis. It would be good for you to see a doctor for a strep test. It could be viral but if it is a streptococcal infection you would need antibiotics. ...Read more

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What cause facial nerve not to function thereby causing numbness on one side of the face and swelling of the face , lips , excruciating eye pain both?

What cause facial nerve not to function thereby causing numbness on one side of the face and swelling of the face , lips , excruciating eye pain both?

Virus or other cause: Facial nerve paralysis or paresis is also called a facial nerve palsy. It can be caused by a viral infection, but the cause is often unknown. If it persists for longer than one day, you should see your primary doctor immediately ...Read more

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What is causing numbness on the right side of the face and inflammation and pain on of left side of neck with raised jugular veins? Also have PVCs

May not be related: Numbness to the face is supplied by cranial nerves that exit the brain directly into the face while PVCs are a cardiac condition which can be a sign an arrhythmia. Numbness of the face that goes away is generally not problematic because if you're having spasms in the neck or face it can sometimes feel like numbness but it's not actually numbness. If this persists you should consider evaluation by A neurologist ...Read more

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Cause of tingling sensation left side of face?

Cause of tingling sensation left side of face?

Trigeminal nerve: Sensations to the face are perceived via trigeminal nerve. Your complaint suggests left sided t. Nerve irritation. If persistent you may need imaging e.G MRI scan. ...Read more

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What causes the pain and swelling on right side of abdomen?

What causes the pain and swelling on right side of abdomen?

Direct Dx needed: Please see an md for a full physical, the internet is inappropriate for a complete answer. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Whats numbness of left side of face from?

Consult PCP or ER: Facial numbness can possibly be a grave symptom of an underlying medical condition. You should consult pcp or oral surgeon or er asap. ...Read more

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What is the cause of nerve pain on left side of head and down left side of body with nausea ?

What is the cause of nerve pain on left side of head and down left side of body with nausea ?

Thalamic pain: can produce pain on one side of the body (including the head). The clinical course may help with sorting out what is going on. Is this jolts of pain, progressive episodes of pain and are there any other symptoms besides nausea? Does change in body position relative to gravity affect the pain ? You need to have this worked up. Contact me if you like. (Neurology) www.healthtap.com/drericweisman ...Read more

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Pain and swelling of lower legs?

Pain and swelling of lower legs?

Post op swelling: You list arthroscopic surgery. It it was recent, this may be the cause. In either case elevate the legs above your heart and use support hose. ...Read more

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What causes facial tingling, arm pain and headache on the left side?

What causes facial tingling, arm pain and headache on the left side?

See below: Symptoms such as this suggest a possible neurological condition. A neurologist would be the best type of doctor to see for these symptoms. This should be dealt with sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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Symptoms of bowelmovements of only mucus and jelly fish like things. leg arm feet numbness and tingling. upper and lower back pain. wbc of 14.8?

Symptoms of bowelmovements of only mucus and jelly fish like things. leg arm feet numbness and tingling. upper and lower back pain. wbc of 14.8?

This requires eval: Your symptoms and signs (white count of 14,800) are numerous and only an in-person evaluation/examination can adequately assess them. I might think of some form of infectious colitis with your mucus BM's and elevated WBC count; the numbness/tingling and pain could be something entirely different. I believe the best advice is go to ER (or your doc's office if you can get in today!) Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Left side of face tingling shingles?

Not sure...: I am sorry to say this is just not enough information to determine if it is or not shingles. Just tingling could be a number of things, including early shingles, but it does not mean it is shingles. It could be so many different things that we would need more for the diagnosis. I am sorry i cannot be of more help on this specific question. If you have a history of shingles, would suggest it more. ...Read more

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Causes of numbness and sweling of the lower lip?

Causes of numbness and sweling of the lower lip?

Infection or trauma: Numbness and swelling can be a sign of infection. If you did not experience and trauma to your lip and you cannot explain it go to the dentist. See if there is a tooth that is infected. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the side of my head and its swelling and producing pus and also the swelling is going down to the lower of the ear what could this be?

I have a bump on the side of my head and its swelling and producing pus and also the swelling is going down to the lower of the ear what could this be?

Mrsa: methacillin resistant staphalococcus aureas likely if pus with redness, if only scaly red likely just strep or staph. may need it lanced if like a bubble that needs to be burst , this will clear it up without antibiotics often. but ideal get it cultured too . bacrtim ds or doxycline or clindamycine pills ...Read more

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What are signs and symptoms of a broken jaw? I have swelling on the right side of my face near my ear

What are signs and symptoms of a broken jaw? I have swelling on the right side of my face near my ear

Xray: Significant injury, swelling, pain, sometimes, double vision, all could mean a broken jaw. Please see a doctor for an evaluation and xray, if warranted. Primary care, urgent care would do to order or do an xray if needed. ...Read more

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Symptoms pvcs, tachycardia, swelling on left side includes face, neck, and legs. What could this be. Dr can't find anything wrong. Have had tests.

Allergies?: Anxiety can cause some of these symptoms. But if there is true swelling in the face and neck, you many have allergies or intolerace. Also get checked for inflammation, lupus, thyroid, vitamin deficiencies. ...Read more

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I have symptoms of right side face numbness and right thigh lateral numbness, swelling and redness. Also, when standing for an extended period or walking, blood pressure goes up.

I have symptoms of right side face numbness and right thigh lateral numbness, swelling and redness. Also, when standing for an extended period or walking, blood pressure goes up.

See your doctor: This could be one of several problems, including trigeminal neuropathy, meralgia paresthetica, or of inflammatory origin. It could even be from brain origin. The swelling and redness are the most important parts to get sorted out, as the cause may be associated with numbness. BP is likely to be secondary. Don't try to sort this out without medical help. It sounds serious. ...Read more

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Left side- face, jaw, neck, shoulder, and elbow "joint" pain with some specific sight swelling, and redness as well as feverish to the touch AND this has presented the same type symptoms in other "joints" on right side too. ?

Left side- face, jaw, neck, shoulder, and elbow "joint" pain with some specific sight swelling, and redness as well as feverish to the touch AND this has presented the same type symptoms in other "joints" on right side too. ?

Autoimmune or infect: Your symptoms could represent either an autoimmune disorder like Lupus or scleroderma or an infectious process like Lyme disease. These are just examples. You need to see a good internet to get blood tests and perhaps X-rays and have a through examination. Your internist could then refer you further if needed. If symptoms now, go to MD now. ...Read more

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Is mucosal and tonsil swelling on just one side of my mouth/throat as well as face/neck gland pain a common symptom of sjogrens?

Is mucosal and tonsil swelling on just one side of my mouth/throat as well as face/neck gland pain a common symptom of sjogrens?

See below: Unilateral involvement suggests mostly likely infection or worse case scenaro malignancy. Please see your primary for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Symptoms over the past few weeks. 2 infected styes on left eye, a sore on my lower lip (lip has swelling), bad head fog. HPV related?

Symptoms over the past few weeks. 2 infected styes on left eye, a sore on my lower lip (lip has swelling), bad head fog. HPV related?

Exam : Lower eyelid sores with a lip sore makes me think of herpes simplex disease, and an exam is definitely warranted right away. This combination would not be consistent with HPV. See an ophthalmologist for an exam. ...Read more

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Swelling to left side of face why ?

Swelling to left side of face why ?

May be Parotitis: Swelling on one side, if not recently injured, can be due to infection of parotid glands, or bell's palsey, or a dental problem. If it does not resolve with warm compresses over several hours, medical evaluation should be sought. ...Read more

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How do I decrease swelling in the face from injury?

How do I decrease swelling in the face from injury?

Depends: If facial swelling from an injury is due to a contusion, ice may help decrease the swelling. If the swelling is due to an infection, get evaluated by your physician immediately. ...Read more

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What can cause swelling in the left side of a 14-month-olds face?

What can cause swelling in the left side of a 14-month-olds face?

See the pediatrician: Swelling of a child's face is not normal, and your child should be seen by a doctor as soon as possible. This could be dental related (unlikely at this age), an insect bite (if red and swollen +/- itching) or it could represent an infection (red, swollen, warm, painful to touch, +/- fever). ...Read more

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Can tinnitis cause a feeling of swelling on the side of the head?

Can tinnitis cause a feeling of swelling on the side of the head?

Certain problems: Certain medical problems, such as menieres syndrome may include one side tinnitus along with a stuffy feeling. Although no outward signs of swelling are evident. ...Read more

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Childs face is swelling on one side and affecting theth vocal chords?

Childs face is swelling on one side and affecting theth vocal chords?

Needs examination!: Hard to tell if this is a severe problem or not, but if the swelling is affecting the vocal cords, you may be looking at an impending airway problem--especially if the child is very young, he/she needs to be examined by a doctor now! ...Read more

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I have swelling to the right side of my face with no pain. What could this be?

I have swelling to the right side of my face with no pain. What could this be?

Depends.: This could be the side you slept on - or a dental infection. If you have tooth pain, or problems with teeth on that side then you need to seek care. Be healthy and be well, james m. Ridgway, md www.Larrabeecenter.Com. ...Read more

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I have swelling on the right side of my face, but not in any pain. What could this be?

I have swelling on the right side of my face, but not in any pain.  What could this be?

Many possibilities: Could be an infection of a tooth or salivary gland, muscle contusion, salivary gland disorder, growth in the jaw bone, enlarged lymph node a skin growth (sebaceous cyst etc.) please see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I am having random swelling in my right side of my face. It moves around and doesn't always stay there. What is it?

I am having random swelling in my right side of my face. It moves around and doesn't always stay there. What is it?

Angioedema: This can be angioedema but also can be secondary to underlying problem in the sinuses or the teeth, you should see your doctor about this and if the swelling afffects other parts of your body, you should consult an allergist. ...Read more

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What can cause swelling on the base of the head on the right side with a raisin size knot located in the middle of the swelling ?

What can cause swelling on the base of the head on the right side with a raisin size knot located in the middle of the swelling ?

Probably lymph node: Do you have any abnormality in the scalp, even a bad case of dandruff? What you described sounds like result of some inflammation in the scalp and enlarged draining lymph node. Pay attention to scalp hygiene and if it does not resolve in 4-6 weeks, or if it becomes painful, or starts draining, see your doctor. ...Read more