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What is the cause of infection in parotid gland

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Dr.   Deepashree MD

problem with glands.that part get blown like wound and get some pain in mouth. It reduces after some days. What would be the problem Added Images of that part. General doctor said It looks like some... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepashree ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have a white dot on my left parotid duct and its swelling, tho not necessarily painful. Any ... it is that the "flap" of the gland is enlarged to about 2x the original size. Its not huge but it certainly... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

My parotid duct is swollen (I believe), however I feel no pain. I don't have any swelling in the gland itself. Wondering what the issue might be. Seeing a dentist on Monday. Thanks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

I have a super swollen gland in my mouth. patanoid? not sure of the exact name. I know it deals with salivation. it's lightly tender and just happened today. ... View answer

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Dr.   Naveen Kumar MD

Post septoplasty concerns: Hello I just had septoplasty performed on Wednesday (4-5 days ago). The last couple of days I have had ear aches (worse on the left) and am now having pain in the left parotid ... View answer

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Dr. Dipti Singh MD

tooth pain with pressure.. I went to my doc today and she said was infection of parodied gland. my question is what caused this problem.. thank you juanita ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipti Singh ( Dentist)
Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

i have problem before 12 day ago with swelling left Parodist gland first 8 day pain full now ... of bit my blood test look like viral infection am on antibiotic thanks and sorry for my pore English ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S ( Dentist)
Dr. Mahesh Kumar T S MD

i have problem before 12 day ago with swelling left Parodist gland first 8 day pain full now ... of bit my blood test look like viral infection am on antibiotic thanks and sorry for my pore English ... View answer

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Dr.      Honey Arora MD

the parotid gland... some measure upto 2 cms. What does this all mean and why are they suggesting biopsy? ...Hi Doctor, I ve had recurring swelling around my right parotid gland for... View answer

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Dr.  Amjad Khan MD

and he mentioned that my parotid gland and salivary glands are slightly enlarge(3mm). they gave me ..... is this a sign on HIV infection. i do not have headache or fever .. No rash.. No... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.   Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Hello. Thanks for the query. The next step would be to get a biopsy done. Regards

Dr. Abaz Quka MD

Hello! It may be inflammation or a parotid gland stone. I recommend you to consult with a maxillo facial specialist. Greetings

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

The solid thyroid nodule probably is a single goiter - just a swelling in the thyroid gland. The cystic mass in the right parotid gland is mostly a retention cyst within the gland.