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Pathophysiology of parotitis

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doctor1 MD

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

doctor1 MD

Two hours after eating out, swelling began in both sides of jaw, just below ears.Slightly painful, hard to touch.Began icing, nothing changed yet. Foods were turkey,sweet potatoes,carrots, brocoli,succini, and water. Never had this before.

doctor1 MD

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

doctor1 MD

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 &...

doctor1 MD

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

Public Forum Discussions

doctor1 MD

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 ...

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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 ...

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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....

doctor1 MD

I was recently diagnosed with parotitis.. the doctor didnt seem to concerned bc it wasnt very bad at the time... he couldt feel any stones and didnt see any major concern of infection.. so he gave me a script ...

doctor1 MD

I have a question!! I just recently got parotitis, or so my doctor thinks, on my right side. I was feeling fine with no symptoms before it happened. It just suddenly came out of nowhere. This was a little ...

doctor1 MD

Just got diagnosed this morning with left sided parititis by CT and left side face very swollen. I was prescribed Augmentin every 12 hrs, sour candy, warm compresses. Pain 8/10 took Motrin 800 about 5 hrs ago. Will it drain eventually what else...

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My son (7.5) has been dealing with pariotitis. We ve had blood work done and have seen several specialist. They seem to say he ll out grow it! But it s hard to put him on an antibiotic every month with flare ups! Is there any correlation to him...

doctor1 MD

I have one more day s prescription of Nitrofurantoin for a UTI. I have just today developed Parotitis on both sides of my face. Should I skip the last day s dose and hope the UTI is resolved or take ...

doctor1 MD

hi. I was recently diagnosed with parotitis on the right gland and it got worse therefore i was admitted into hospital and they drained it out. But when i feel my right side, it is not completely cleared ...

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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 ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

very rarely- not a common coexistence .

doctor1 MD

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!

doctor1 MD

parotitis or mumps.....antibiotics analgesic and cleaning of mouth helps.