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Painful swollen lymph nodes near ear and jaw. Sudden onset not sick side of face swollen and tender wait it out or seek care now?

Painful swollen lymph nodes near ear and jaw.  Sudden onset not sick side of face swollen and tender wait it out or seek care now?

Seek care now: It is best to be seen soon in situations like this. This could be an infection that requires antibiotics and it is best to get it diagnosed soon. Your primary care physician or other general practitioner should be able to get the right diagnosis. All the best, ariel. ...Read more

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Sudden pain in right side of face that goes into head feels tender like an abscess when infected cause?

Sudden pain in right side of face that goes into head feels tender like an abscess when infected cause?

Orofacial pain: orofavial pain could be due to many reasons. Usually the main reason is odontogenic in origin . Please have a checkup By your dentist first and then take it from there ...Read more

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My face is swollen beside my nose  on one side. I was fine last night. Only other symptom is a tender front tooth. How serious is this?

My face is swollen beside my nose  on one side. I was fine last night. Only other symptom is a tender front tooth. How serious is this?

Possible Abscess: The tender tooth needs to be evaluated. There's a very strong possibility there is an abscess, either from a necrotic nerve or periodontal issues. If so, it is serious. Need to see a dentist immediately since infections like this can travel quite quickly to other parts of your body. ...Read more

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I had a tooth out yesturday morning and am still in a lot of pain tender gums teeth next to gap are tender and on side of my face do I need togo bk?

I had a tooth out yesturday morning and am still in a lot of pain tender gums teeth next to gap are tender and on side of my face do I need togo bk?

Within Normal Limits: To have some pain and discomfort is normal - this was not a filing or non-invasive dental procedure. Pain, swelling, gingival sensitivity, are all par for the course for several days at least. Follow post-op instructions given take analgesics as needed. ...Read more

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What is this continual itchiness on both lower sides of face? And i feel a tender pain under my arm but rightt side of breast?

What is this continual itchiness on both lower sides of face? And i feel a tender pain under my arm but rightt side of breast?

Allergy: You may be allergic to something you're putting on your skin. Take a look at soaps, lotions, make up, deodorants, and things you're using on your laundry. ...Read more

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Have had sinus infection off\on for 3 months. Now my eyes and face hurt. Even to smile hurts. Should i be worried? Left side neck tender. Tension?

Have had sinus infection off\on for 3 months. Now my eyes and face hurt. Even to smile hurts. Should i be worried? Left side neck tender. Tension?

Yes: If it causes facial pain and sensitivity , need to get antibiotics after confirmation of the sinusitis by clinical examination , and preferably ct scan of sinuses , to be orderd by the pcp , and if not ct scan atleast xray of sinuses. Somethimes the opening of the sinuses are blocked which tends to cause stagnation of the mucus and pus inside the sinuses and can cause pain, fever. See pcp/ent doctor. ...Read more