Can infected pirced ears spread infection to the parotid glands?

Possible, but rare. Skin infections of the earlobe rarely spread to the parotid, but may spread to the skin above the parotid.

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Can infected pierced ears spread infection to the parotid gland?

Yes. Infection of external ear especially ear canal can spread forward to the face due to anatomical conduit of the external ear cartilage. Read more...

Dangers with swollen submandibular glands and or swollen parotid glands? The ones I have swollen I can feel under the jaw and it hurts ears at times.

Chronic infection. Chronic infection of salivary glands may be like any infection and spread infection throughout your system. Try massage, reduce swelling with enzymes such as papain/bromelain such as Clear.ease. Read more...

I have swollen lymph nodes in both parotid glands. Fna has r/o cancer and lymphoma. Autoimmune tests all negative, no dental infections. Now what?

Talk to your docs. Close clinical follow up for a change over time may be appropriate. If there is more of a concern an excisional biopsy would be more definitive. Read more...
See oral surgeon. You could have a small blockage in a duct causing the saliva to build up in the gland. See an oral surgeon for evaluation. Read more...