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My grand mother aged73 just observed swollen temples can you justify the reason she has ovarien cancer?

My grand mother aged73 just observed swollen temples can you justify the reason she has ovarien cancer?

I don't understand.: Swollen temples aren't related to ovarian cancer. I'm not sure I understand your question. Try asking it another way. ...Read more

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My forehead is bit swollen and also temple area on both sides could this be a allergy?

My forehead is bit swollen and also temple area on both sides could this be a allergy?

See your doctor: Simply swelling alone is unlikely to be from an allergic reaction even though you suffer from many allergic diseases. If antihistamine does not relieve it, see an allergist. ...Read more

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Swollen temples size of grape with some pressure and no pain felt in temporal area immediately after sexual intercourse with girlfriend. Onset 2 week?

Swollen temples size of grape with some pressure and no pain felt in temporal area immediately after sexual intercourse with girlfriend.  Onset 2 week?

Don't know: You should have it looked at. You can get a swelling of the blood vessels of the temple with any strenuous activity but it should go away. If this has lasted 2 weeks it really should be looked at by a physician. ...Read more

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Bite on left temple, swollen from forehead to cheek, redness moving towards neck,pain?

Bite on left temple, swollen from forehead to cheek, redness moving towards neck,pain?

Uh oh!: If the bite is now spreading and the swelling has increased, if taking Benadryl (diphenhydramine) doesn't help significantly, you may have an infection in the skin, called cellulitis. This is very serious when it's in the head, face or neck. It it responds to the Benadryl (diphenhydramine), it is likely just a local reaction to the bite and is not as big a deal. If it doesn't, call your doc right away, or go to an ER. Generic is OK ...Read more

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Have fluid stuck behind eardrum for 3 months & swollen sinuses. My temple and eye hurt now too, what can I do. Ent visit at end of january.

Have fluid stuck behind eardrum for 3 months & swollen sinuses. My temple and eye hurt now too, what can I do. Ent visit at end of january.

Comgestion: It seems you have seen your primary doctor initially for suggestions . There are other nasal steroids that might help besides nasonex, (mometasone) but sometimes combinations of rx like nasal decongestant sprays, oral decongestants, nasal steroids, mucolytics like guaifenesin, ; oral steroids are necessary to alleviate sinus and eustachian tube congestion. The ENT appt is necessary sooner than later. ...Read more

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