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Swelling on the left jaws,difficulty in swallowing, itchy ears - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello, last night i noticed a swelling on the left side of my neck just under my jawbone and today i have swlling on the left side of my tongue that makes it hard to talk or swallow
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u hurt ur self
Doctor :   did u sustain any injury
User :   I don't know what this could be and it is uncomfortable. I am wondering if it is related to the load popping from my jaws that fallows with a sound of liquid
User :   no i did not
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   21 female single 240 5'7
Doctor :   do u have fever or sore throat
User :   no
Doctor :   or ear ache or ear infection as of now
User :   horrible itching in the ears
Doctor :   ok
User :   but i was treated with three sets of z pack
Doctor :   since how long
User :   about a two months ago
Doctor :   ok
User :   the popping never went away
Doctor :   do u have history or allergy or asthma?
User :   no
Doctor :   is there any bleed from gums?
Doctor :   or tooth ache?
User :   no
Doctor :   swollen jaw is a serious thing and should not be taken lightly
Doctor :   In most cases, the swelling is caused by the build up of pus that is pouring out of the jaw bone underneath the gums and skin
Doctor :   u need to consult a physician
Doctor :   irrespective of whethe
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