the right side of my cheek is swollen. It is not painful. I am being told that they think that it is swollen salva gland thatmught have stones and tha I need to suck on Lemon drops. Is there anything else I can do to help the swelling go down faster?
Hi Dear Welcome to the HCM, Yes diagnosis and treatment told appears to be ok. Hot fomentation may help. If is not relived with lemon drops , then ENT surgeon may look out to remove the stone by surgical method. Hope the query is answered. Thanks
Answered: Sun, 10 Nov 2013
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