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Pathophysiology of parotitis

Premium Questions

Dr. Ivan Romic MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal 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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Sadiq Mughal MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Sadiq Mughal ( Critical Care Specialist)
Dr. Krunal Karade 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... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Krunal Karade ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.   Priyanka Tiwari 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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Tiwari ( Dentist)
Dr. Sowbhagya MD

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.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sowbhagya ( Dentist)
Dr. Pallavi Vasal MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pallavi Vasal ( OBGYN)
Dr.       Honey Arora 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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Manu Wilfred 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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manu Wilfred ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

very rarely- not a common coexistence .

Dr.    Sheetal Verma 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...

Dr. K. C. Pant MD

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