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Recurring Chin Swelling
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
Chin swelling: Swelling on the face is often tooth related, but may also be due to skin related problems like acne, scysts, and other skin problems. It is best for you to see a physician or oral surgeon for evaluation of this problem. A dental exam and xray often reveals tooth related disease (cysts, abscess). ...Read more
I had genioplasty about 4 weeks ago, how long till numbness and all swelling subsides and i have full mobility of chin? still looks hard
I have a patch of swelling (about 1" x 1") on the front of my chin. It is not a lymph node. Doesn't hurt, just feels weird. What could it be?
Knot size of a golf ball just under my chin.Doesn't hurt. Was taking prednisona.My face started swelling.Stopped but still swelled. What do you think?
Chin bone pain: I would start by seeing your dentist to see if the problem is dentally related (which is the most likely scenario, sight unseen). If it isn't, the next step would be to see your physician. ...Read more