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What should I do about pain in jaw and swollen cheek?

What should I do about pain in jaw and swollen cheek?

Call dentist ASAP: Sounds like a nasty infection. The sooner you call the sooner you will feel better. ...Read more

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What can I do for this pain in jaw and swollen cheek?

Evaluation: Have it evaluated to see the cause and proper treatment. Call your local dentist. ...Read more

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Swollen cheek, jaw and gum on left side. Dentist has provided me with amoxicillin and metronidazole. No toothache... What's wrong with me?

Swollen cheek, jaw and gum on left side. Dentist has provided me with amoxicillin and metronidazole. No toothache... What's wrong with me?

Ask dentist: your dentist prescribed antibiotics for a reason. A diagnosis should have been discussed with you. If you don't get answers from the Dr. Who examined you,get a second opinion and diagnosis. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in prostate after ejacualtion/erection, painful lymph nodes around jaw, swollen cheeks, and unintentional weight loss?

What could cause pain in prostate after ejacualtion/erection, painful lymph nodes around jaw, swollen cheeks, and unintentional weight loss?

Here are some ...: Your described scenario needs a prompt medical attention. So, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of all your symptoms over time to Doc for review, analysis, physicals, & possible tests so to deduce possible Dx for proposing reasonable Rx / care. As to pain in prostate after ..., it may related with sensitive prostate from some inflammation + congestion... ...Read more

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I ve tremendous pain in lower right jaw.Swollen gum n cheek.Pain in right throat n ear too.Not able to eat or swallow anything.

I ve tremendous pain in lower right jaw.Swollen gum n cheek.Pain in right throat n ear too.Not able to eat or swallow anything.

You need to be seen: Please be seen and evaluated. The pain in your throat and ear may simply be referred from the jaw. Something is clearly wrong and causing a lot of pain, so be seen. ...Read more

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I have a swollen jaw (don't know why). What should I do?

I have a swollen jaw (don't know why). What should I do?

See a dentist: Although there are many other possibilities, you might have an infection. You need to see a dentist as soon as possible to diagnose the cause of your swelling. Please be aware that untreated infections can spread and cause serious complications. They can even be life threatening. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of a swollen jaw after being hit, in it?

How do you get rid of a swollen jaw after being hit, in it?

Time and ice: The sooner you get ice packs in the area the better. A bag of frozen peas also works well. Once it has already swollen to its maximum, you want external heat to help reduce the swelling. You can also use anti-inflammatory pain medication such as advil, Motrin or aleve (naproxen). However, you should also see a dentist just to make sure nothing is broken or needs any other treatment or attention. ...Read more

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