Gums are swollen, red and sore. Is it a virus? Is it common?
Hello, I feel like I have a virus but my gums are swollen, red and sore. I have no dental issues, I brush, floss each day and have my teeth cleaned every 6 months. I have perfect teeth. It has to be related to my illness . I have swollen glans on both sides of jaw. I get swollen glans when I don...
Swollen blister in my mouth and it excruciating pain
I have swollen lips and what look like popped blisters completely covering the lips, two small white bumps on my tongue, sore jaw bones, and a constant dry feeling on my lips. I went to the doctor two days ago and he was in quite a hurry and didn t give me a straight answer. He gave me a swab and...
Severe cold with swollen lymph nodes
I am a 24 year old female and have had a cold for 3 days. today is day 3 actually. it started out as colds for me normally do, waking up with a dry swollen sore throat and then gradually started to feel that yucky feeling in my nose knowing i was getting a cold. but yesterday my neck started...
Hard lumps below and in front of the ear, swollen jaw. Worried
Hi Dr. Bhatti, Since yesterday I have a hard lump in front of my left ear and another one below the same ear. They are both under the skin and only hurt when i touch them. The lymph nodes on both sides, right under my jaw, might be swollen but I m not sure. My left temple is also tender to the...
Swollen tonsils, ear pain. Could this be from the wisdom teeth?
I have what seems to be post nasal drip , one tonsil slightly swollen, ear pain and 4 wisdom teeth. 1 is impacted, 1 is partially through and two are all the way through. I dont have a sore throat or cough, slight pain in hard palate near wisdom tooth that is all the way through. Also swollen...
Sore throat with swollen Uvula
My husband has been complaining of a sore throat for 3 days. He woke up this morning to his Uvula swollen 5 times the normal size and the bottom of it was split like a fork? He says it really hurts. What is it and how do I treat it? My husband is 30 today and in good health.
My bottom left him is swollen and sore where my wisdom tooth would grow in at . It started bleeding and pus came out . My jaw is also swollen on the left
Your query seems truncated. The swollen lip and jaw suggest that you might have a dental abscess. It needs to be drained. Antibiotics need to be started thereafter. Please post the complete details to discuss further.
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I woke up with a slightly painful jaw to the right, lump hard in consistency, literally beside right ear, on jaw bone, about the size of a minstrel (chocolate)
Looks like your parotid gland is swollen. Can also be a lymph node. You need to be physically examined by a physician.
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