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Swollen uvula with small tissue growth near it, difficulty in swallowing liquids. No relief with antacids. Cause and quick relief?

my dad is 80.. he had developed a swollen uvula . But also, there is a small tissue growth near to Uvula... He finds it difficult to swallow even liquid food... the problem has been on for the last 4 to 5 days.....consulted doc and he was put on antibiotic and anesthetic antacid gel..... what could be the reason and is there any other treatment for speedy recovery???
Asked On : Thu, 25 Oct 2012
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Allergist and Immunologist 's  Response
can be allergic to something which caused swelling any be drugs taking for other ailments
i no other problem can use short tapering course of steroids
or you can use antiallergics tabs and local application of tramsolone mouth paint alon with antacids
you can get relief in 7-10 days
Answered: Sun, 25 Aug 2013
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