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Can there be a correlation between swollen salivary gland and sjorgrens?

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Dr. Nader Kalantar
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Definitely.

Very commonly, people with Sjogren syndrome will have enlarged parotid glands.
Parotid glands are the large salivary glands in front of your ear. If enlarged, this can make your cheeks or jaw look more full.

In brief: Definitely.

Very commonly, people with Sjogren syndrome will have enlarged parotid glands.
Parotid glands are the large salivary glands in front of your ear. If enlarged, this can make your cheeks or jaw look more full.
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Dr. Jason Clark
Dentistry - Pediatric
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Sjogrens can affect the salivary glands and sometimes cause infection.
Please follow up with your doctor if this is a new symptom. Make sure to keep your mouth lubricated by sipping water frequently and.

In brief: Yes

Sjogrens can affect the salivary glands and sometimes cause infection.
Please follow up with your doctor if this is a new symptom. Make sure to keep your mouth lubricated by sipping water frequently and.
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine

In brief: Possibly

Possibly.

In brief: Possibly

Possibly.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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