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My husband just gave me a hickey and it’s red and swollen?

My husband just gave me a hickey and it’s red and swollen?

Time: Give it time. It will heal. Putting ice on it soon after the event would have helped.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age. ...Read more

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My husband just gave me a hickey and it’s red and swollen should I worry?

My husband just gave me a hickey and it’s red and swollen should I worry?

Not particularly: Other than the cosmetic issue of looking odd this is not a health issue. It will not expand into a clot that gives you a stroke or lung problem. It is localized damage to some superficial capillaries that will eventually heal with no scar. ...Read more

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'i have swollen right testicle but there is no pain. Not sure what''s wrong but what should I do? '

'i have swollen right testicle but there is no pain. Not sure what''s wrong but what should I do? '

Posible hydrocele: This is a fluid sac around testicle. However painless testicular swelling or lump must be considered possible cancer until proven otherwise. Scrotal ultrasound will provide the answer. Your local urologist can advise, diagnose and treat any testicular swelling. ...Read more

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'i rubbed my eye and now it''s swollen?

'i rubbed my eye and now it''s swollen?

You may have had: Some irritating substance on your hands. See your eye care doctor to give you treatment drops for this reaction! ...Read more

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I think my industrial is infected can you help it’s still swollen and has a bump I’ve had it two weeks now?

I think my industrial is infected can you help it’s still swollen and has a bump I’ve had it two weeks now?

Piercings: Most industrial piercings involve a double upper ear cartilage. It can cause real problems if this area becomes inflammed or infected. You are more apt to get complication with a chondral piercing vice an ear lobe. Another issue can occur if you are reacting to the metal that makes up the piercing. Please have this medically evaluated. ...Read more

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I had a lump in my perineum for about 3 years. And it gets big and then small. But this time u could. Really. See it cause. It s so swollen.

I had a lump in my perineum for about 3 years. And it gets big and then small. But this time u could. Really. See it cause. It s so swollen.

Time to see Dr.: It is probably a common type of cyst, but it sounds like it's now become infected. Go see your gynecologist, family practice doctor, or planned parenthood-type clinic. Don't wait because once infected, they need to be treated. ...Read more

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I had very rough sex with my s/o recently and my clitoris has been swollen and painful for two days now. It hurts to the touch. Could this be trauma?

I had very rough sex with my s/o recently and my clitoris has been swollen and painful for two days now. It hurts to the touch. Could this be trauma?

These parts: Are easy to traumatize. Warm water soaks, alternating with cool water compress, topical OTC cortaid10, and if getting worse - See GYN, Motrin for pain, Avoid sex for 2 weeks or until tenderness and swelling gone ...Read more

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What is the cause of my body swollen?

What is the cause of my body swollen?

Anasarca?: If there is swelling involving the entire body, the list of things that can cause it is long. Abnormalities relating to the heart, kidneys, intestines and the endocrine system can do this. Certain medications are implicated as well. Being more specific about the swelling would help your doctor provide a better answer. The complaint of "body swelling" requires a visit to the doctor. ...Read more

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How I can care the swollen apéndice xifoides

How I can care the swollen apéndice xifoides

Más información: Podría ser normal, pero más notable debido a la pérdida de peso. Puede haber inflamación debido a una lesión en las costillas o la espalda, una hernia de estómago, o un tumor. Consulte a su médico.

It could be normal, but more noticeable due to weight loss. May be inflammation due to a rib or back injury, a stomach hernia, or tumor. See your doctor. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has swollen balls what could cause this?

My boyfriend has swollen balls what could cause this?

Many things: Has there been injury? Does he have signs or symptoms of infection? One could consider tumor as the cause. This is not normal and I would recommend an urgent evaluation. Torsion of the testicles is another consideration but not common for both to have such an incident. Urge him to get checked out. ...Read more

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Swollen area infront of neck?

Swollen area infront of neck?

Many: Thyroid mass, enlarged lymph node, skin infection. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Why do my ankles get swollen?

Why do my ankles get swollen?

More info needed: Without more history, we can't say why your ankles are swollen. There are many possibles causes, including fluid retention, poor circulation, heart failure, and medications. Your doctor can help sort this out. ...Read more

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Tragus swollen what's the cause?

Tragus swollen what's the cause?

Otolaryngologist: This is dependant on several factors. Does it come and go? Is it painful? Is the skin above tragus red? I believe you need to be examined by an otolaryngologist (ear, nose and throat doctor) to give you a real answer for this question. ...Read more

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I have extremely swollen clitoris?

I have extremely swollen clitoris?

Enlarged clitoris: Get an gyn evaluation. Your gyn will check hormones if needed. ...Read more

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The end of my foreskin is swollen?

The end of my foreskin is swollen?

If that is a: Question instead of a statement, and you want to know why the end of your foreskin is swollen -- you need to let your doctor take a look at if for the proper diagnosis and treatment. If the entire foreskin is swollen and tight, you need to have it evaluated quickly. ...Read more

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White swollen clitoris? What is it?

White swollen clitoris? What is it?

NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: It needs to be checked as there may be yeast infection or some other infection. See your gynecologist. ...Read more

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What causes a swollen vaginal area?

? reaction: Swelling is usually an inflammatory reaction including a possible allergic reaction. See your gyn to determine the extent of swelling and get a proper exam to determine your exact cause. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why is my lateral malleolus swollen?

Why is my lateral malleolus swollen?

Swollen Ankle: Swelling around the ankle can be from a variety of conditions. Recent injuries, such as sprains, can cause swelling. Tendinitis (inflamation of tendons) can cause it. In addition lower extremity swelling can be from heart or kidney problems as well. ...Read more

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What is the cause of a swollen kidney?

What is the cause of a swollen kidney?

The most: Common reason would be a blocked drainage tube due to a stone or compression from the outside. ...Read more

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What can I do for a swollen achlies tenton?

What can I do for a swollen achlies tenton?

Stretch: Use ice around the tendon and antiinflammatory meds. Stretch or find a physical therapist that can help you with a stretching routine. The most common stretch is called the "runner's" stretch or "wall stretch". If pain is chronic, you may have other pathology rather than just tight/short ligaments and tendons. See a podiatrist (foot and ankle specialist) if pain is chronic. ...Read more

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Why are my lymph nods swollen all the time?

Infection?: You may have an infection or other problem. The only way to get this diagnosed is to go to your doctor and have this examined and diagnosed. Swelling is a sign of a problem. You need to get this addressed as quickly as possible. Today is better than tomorrow. ...Read more

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Can my swollen aorta be shrunk in any way??

Can my swollen aorta be shrunk in any way??

Not sure: What you mean by swollen aorta. Do you have an aneurysm? They cannot be shrunk...if they are large enough to require intervention, the treatment is usually endovascular stenting or surgical repair. ...Read more

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Should I take benadryll for anything swollen?

Should I take benadryll for anything swollen?

Be more specific: Swelling in anybody part may not be only allergy, can be edema due to multiple causes too, and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) intake has its own precautions, read the labels well or talk to your doctor ...Read more

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My cheeks are red, swollen and hot, what is it?

My cheeks are red, swollen and hot, what is it?

Infection: This sounds lke an infection. If it is localized to one area, this could be an abecessed tooth and you should see a dentist. If it is generalized then see a doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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What are the curses of swollen and painful gum?

What are the curses of swollen and painful gum?

Gingivitis: The most common cause of swollen and tender gums is gingivitis. There are other causes but the best thing to do is to see your dentist and get treated. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of having a swollen gland?

What are the symptoms of having a swollen gland?

It depends: There may be no symptoms at all or there may be local tenderness. It really depends on the cause of the swelling. ...Read more

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My butthole is swollen how do I get it unswollen?

My butthole is swollen how do I get it unswollen?

Need an exam: Possible etiogies are numerous and treated differently. Possibilities include fissuring, external hemorrhoidal thrombosis, prolapse, abscess. You need to be examined ...Read more

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I have a swollen knot on my shoulder, what is it?

I have a swollen knot on my shoulder, what is it?

Swollen knot: 'knots' or spasm can be due to many things - what were you doing when this began? Knots, lumps and bumps are best evaluate in person, where your doctor can take a good look and plan a course of care. ...Read more

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What would happen if you pop a swollen lymoh node?

What would happen if you pop a swollen lymoh node?

DON'T.: You really can't pop a lymph node! If you popped something must be a sebaceous cyst or a pimple. ...Read more

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What would cause a swollen toung and nerve endings?

What would cause a swollen toung and nerve endings?

Allergies: I can understand a swollen tongue but I have never heard of swollen nerve endings. Anything that can irritate your tongue will cause swelling. This might make your tongue more sensitive to other stimuli. An over the counter antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) might help. ...Read more

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What do u do for a jammed pinky that's black and swollen?

What do u do for a jammed pinky that's black and swollen?

Get it looked at...: Trauma that leads to discoloration should be examined. It it possible you have a fracture. Until you see someone, apply ice for the swelling and take an NSAID for the pain. Ouch! ...Read more

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My undereyes are always red and swollen what's the cause?

My undereyes are always red and swollen what's the cause?

Go see ur Dr: And get checked for allergies, inflammation, infection of ur conjunctiva or eye lid. Take care! ...Read more

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I have swollen musles in my back please help I've tried everything?

I have swollen musles in my back please help I've tried everything?

Ice, Massage: What is causing the muscles to swell? Does it occur after work or exercise? You may be straining the muscles, in which case, an anti-inflamatory medication (ibuprofen or naproxen) can be used along with ice and massage.

If it is not related to an activity, then you need to have it evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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My both heels are eaching since a week. A bit reddish and swollen?

My both heels are eaching since a week. A bit reddish and swollen?

Heels: Please start with a visit to your primary doctor to see what might be wrong with your heels. Your doctor will order imaging studies for your heels and decide what treatment is needed.
Depending on the imaging studies your doctor will take care of you or refer you to a specialist.

Hope all goes well - please let me know what happens. ...Read more