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Swollen Upper Pallet
On friday my ankle got crushed against a concrete pillar and a Electric Pallet truck since then my ankle is still swollen. I've put ice on it.
My soft pallet and the thing hanging down in the back of my throat is swollen, what's wrong with me? It's making it hard to swollow
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
Swollen pancrease (pancrelipase): Swollen pancreas e is not the issue. What's causing it to swell is. What does your blood work show re. Enzymes etc? Are you abusing alcohol or have signs ultrasound/mri of ca.? But again i need to be straight up with you and tell you my specialty is psychiatry. You need to find out the causation of the disorder. I await my colleagues comments. ...Read more