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What can I do for a swollen submandibular gland, sore throat, and nose infection?

What can I do for a swollen submandibular gland, sore throat, and nose infection?

See: See your primary care physician to determine whether or not it's viral or bacterial in nature, or something else. ...Read more

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What is the reason for a blunt soreness in the area right under my jaw in the back. It might be my submandibular gland, what causes that sort of pain?

What is the reason for a blunt soreness in the area right under my jaw in the back. It might be my submandibular gland, what causes that sort of pain?

Infection, stones: Hello, the submandibular gland can swell and become tender from infection or small stones that can form in the ducts of the glands. You can try massage, increased fluids and lemon drops. The soreness could also be a swollen tender lymph node. I encourage you to be checked if it doesn't resolve within a few days or if you get acutely worse. ...Read more

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Sore throat to where i can hardly swallow my own spit, swollen left submandibular gland only, headache, feels like bodys shutting down what is this?

Sore throat to where i can hardly swallow my own spit, swollen left submandibular gland only, headache, feels like bodys shutting down what is this?

Uri: Sounds like a viral syndrome or flu virus with muscle aches, pains and sore throat. Fever is common with many viruses. Give the symptoms time to improve. Take Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen for the pain and fever. Drink plenty of fluids. Get your rest and if symptoms last more than a week, consider seeing your doctor. ...Read more

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From a diagram, it seems my submandibular gland (right side), is swollen/aching. It started a day ago and tender to touch. Should I worry, take asprin?

From a diagram, it seems my submandibular gland (right side), is swollen/aching. It started a day ago and tender to touch. Should I worry, take asprin?

Infection? : You are having some tenderness or pain you should see your doctor and possible treatment for a concern of an abscess or unfection. Get checked out ...Read more

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What does the submandibular gland feel like?

What does the submandibular gland feel like?

Normally can't feel: The submandibular gland is right under your mandible (lower jaw) and usually cannot be felt separately unless it is diseased. ...Read more

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Hard lump left submandibular gland ?

Hard lump left submandibular gland
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You have lump?: You should get checked if you have a large lump that vis hard. See an ENT physician. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have submandibular gland cancer ?

How can I tell if I have submandibular gland cancer ?

Rare cancer: It is rare to have cancer of the submandibular gland. If you have any swelling of the gland or any other lesion it would be prudent to consult your doctor. ...Read more