Blockage. Usually due to blockage of the duct from the gland. Massage, heat. You may need to see your md if it persists. Could be a tumor.
See oral surgeon. Unilateral swelling of this gland may include many different pathologies to include a sialolith (stone), and a visit to the oral surgeon is warranted. Good luck!
I (31Y/F) have swelling in right submandibular gland since last 6 weeks. FNAC, ultrasound, MRI shows Right Plunging Ranula. I don't want surgery. Help?
Not major. usually unblocking a gland is a minor procedure. discuss with the provider prior to treatment. Read more...