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I am 59 yo woman experiencing day 3 of bilateral painful, swollen parotid glands affecting all 3 major glands. I have a low grade temp. Suggestions ?

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In brief: Painful glands

There are many reasons for swollen glands.
Your 1st visit should be with the physician.

In brief: Painful glands

There are many reasons for swollen glands.
Your 1st visit should be with the physician.
Dr. Marshall Dicker
Dr. Marshall Dicker
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Dr. Robert Brodsky
Dentistry

In brief: Mumps

I think you may have the mumps.
This disease is usually a kids' disease, but lately adults are getting it because they were protected from it as youngsters. There used to be "mumps parties" to make sure every kid got it, developed the antibodies and was safe from it for a long, long time. Many parents are too protective now.

In brief: Mumps

I think you may have the mumps.
This disease is usually a kids' disease, but lately adults are getting it because they were protected from it as youngsters. There used to be "mumps parties" to make sure every kid got it, developed the antibodies and was safe from it for a long, long time. Many parents are too protective now.
Dr. Robert Brodsky
Dr. Robert Brodsky
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