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Suggest treatment for parotitis symptoms?

My parotid gland facial area is swelling. Trying to control this at home. Do I use lemon drops or juice to help? Heat?

Suggest treatment for chronic parotitis due to parotid stones

I had a sialdenoscopy about a month ago & had stone removed. Still getting left painful swelling when eating, have to massage saliva out or no flow & more abx & steroids . Still have my wisdom teeth bc too scared to get out. Could my small mouth &...

Noticed swollen cheek. Hurts to touch. Could it be parotitis?

. this morning when i woke up, the inflammation got a bit worse. i think i have "parotitis" my cheek is swollen ...

Swelling in cheek,maxillofacial surgeon,biopsy,fibrous dysplasia,parotitis

it must be Parotitis and sent us to an ENT doctor. The ENT doctor gave my daughter pain killers and anti ...

What causes difficulty swallowing with normal blood reports?

Hello, I forgot to update the query: 132478 My both report came normal. The USG specialist said my parotid is not swallon enough like parotitis . My pain last for highest 12 hours too. So what could it be ...
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Parotitis on the right gland, drained out, not completely cleared, preventing re-occurrence

hi. I was recently diagnosed with parotitis on the right gland and it got worse therefore i ... it twice including this time so how do i make sure i never happens again and that my right side can ...

Suggest treatment for parotitis during pregnancy

i am in my 6th month of pregnancy. in my 3rd month I had an attack of parotitis. I have had one again. My ENT and gynae assure me things are ok and have put me on CEFTUM. But online i am reading about ...

What do you mean by parotic gland?

I have swelling around the parotic gland it is either on it or on the bottom of it. The Dr. said there is 90% chance that it is cancer if on the parotic, if its not on it then a 90% chance that its not. So ...

What causes fever with swollen parotic gland?

My 42 year-old husband woke up this morning with a fever, visibly swollen parotid glands and swollen ankles. We have just found out I m pregnant (5weeks) so we re very scared he has the mumps....

What treatment along with dietary precautions should one take for parotitis ?

Hi I am 32 yrs old male; I am suffering from parotitis ( mumps ) for the past 45 days. One month back I went to a doctor with Jaw pain and swelling , he said I got parotitis and sunmandibular adenitis ...

Child diagnosed with Bacterial Parotitis. On medication. Has welling on neck. Suggestions?

my daughter was seen in the ed yesterday, dx with bacterial parotitis . she was given 2 liters of ns and 1 gm of rocephin IV, sent home with po pain meds, nausea meds, & clido antibiotic . Today she ...

Infant with parotitis. Hardness under the ear, bump in the ear. On antibiotics. Need further treatment?

Hi I have a baby of 10 months whos 7 days ago was diagnotistic with parotities in her left ear by her pediatric she gave antibiotics but since then I don t see my baby get better her under ear got ...

Parotitis, sore face, swelling, unable to open mouth, nasal discharge. Treatment options?

Went to the er today with my 9 yr old and she was dx. with parotitis . She has no fever and not vomiting so she said antiboticis are not needed at this time. Her face is sore and swollen and can barley ...

What causes a hard lump in throat while suffering from acute parotitis?

Hi one week ago i was diagnosed with acute parotitus... i was given 625 antibiodic to tske for seven days... this finishes tomor and although my swelling from below my ear and jaw has went down there is still a hard lump and when i eat this swells...

Periodic sweating behind ear causing itchy reaction on skin. Any connection between Parotted tumor removed?

I have periodic sweating behind one ear which causes itchy reaction on my skin.. I did have parotted tumour which was surgically removed and was benign in in that area 10 years ago. That surgery ...
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can sinusitis cause parotitis?
very rarely- not a common coexistence .
Can i go to work with parotitis? And is it contagious?
Thanks for your query at HCM! Yes parotitis is infectious as it is caused mostly by viral infections. These nodes may be involved with any process that affects lymph nodes, including bacterial, fungal, viral. Take care!
pain in right chick ...cant open mouth properly...swelling in right chick...right side of head lalso paining
parotitis or mumps.....antibiotics analgesic and cleaning of mouth helps.
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