Parotid gland infection

What is Parotid gland infection?

Inflamatory swelling of parotid gland due viral or bacterial infection, an autoimmune inflammation, or a combination of these.

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Hi, currently both side is my jaws are swollen, there moderate pain, no tooth pain, but I have the feeling of pressure and discomfort on both side...

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Brief Answer:
Parotitis

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

You seem to be having parotid gland infection I.e. parotitis.
Please send me the pictures of your face...

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I hope you can help. I am having pain from the front of my ear (just below temple) throw my jaw bone. It's constant and painful to the touch. There...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Preauricular pain

Detailed Answer:
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic and thanks for putting up the query,

Pain in this area can be due...

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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....

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Parotitis

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Welcome to Healthcare magic and thanks for putting up the query
From the complaints it seems to be...

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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....

doctor1 MD

Hi, currently both side is my jaws are swollen, there moderate pain, no tooth pain, but I have the feeling of pressure and discomfort on both side...

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I hope you can help. I am having pain from the front of my ear (just below temple) throw my jaw bone. It's constant and painful to the touch. There...

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