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Results 1 - 12 of 12 for "PAROTITIS". 

  1. Mumps

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    Nonspecific symptoms lasting a few days, such as fever, headache, malaise, myalgia and anorexia, can precede parotitis. Parotitis is usually bilateral although it can be unilatera...

  2. Salivary Gland Disorders

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    Pressure on the body of the gland may lead to the extrusion of pus at the orifice in patients with parotitis. Examine the facial nerve. Any facial weakness or asymmetry is highly suggestiv...

  3. Rat-bite Fever

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    Management Penicillin is the first-line therapy. [ 4 ] Tetracycline is an alternative in those who are penicillin-allergic. [ 1 , 4 ] Complications [ 1 ] Parotitis ...

  4. Facial Pain

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    Parotid gland: mumps, other causes of parotitis, abscess, duct obstruction, calculi, tumour. Eye: orbital cellulitis, glaucoma. Temporomandibular joint dysfunction and pain.

  5. Sjögren's Syndrome

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    There are a number of other features that can occur with the disease: There may be recurrent parotitis, usually bilateral. Glands are usually enlarged but this is not often the presenti...

  6. Congenital Throat Problems

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    Branchial cleft cysts [ 7 ] The clinical manifestation will depend on the branchial arch of origin: First branchial cleft cysts : parotid masses, parotitis or otorrhoea/otalgia if th...

  7. Congenital HIV and Childhood AIDS

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    Dermatitis. Parotitis. Recurrent/persistent upper respiratory tract infection (URTI), sinusitis or otitis media.

  8. Sarcoidosis

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    Salivary glands (causing facial swelling and pain and other symptoms of parotitis). Signs In a patient who is suspected of having sarcoidosis, the following examination scheme will g...

  9. Some Dental and Periodontal Diseases

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    Salivary gland disorders such as a stone, infection (parotitis) or dehydration / dry mouth . Intraoral or salivary gland neoplasm. Management in primary care - the patient nee...

  10. Erythromycin Nausea, stomach cramps, yuck

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    I've unfortunatley got a nasty case of parotitis and have been taking Erythromycin for the past three days, The nausea is awful, I've got pain high up in my abdomen and am SO exhauste...

  11. Trigeminal Neuralgia on 3 different medicines still hurting. Any suggestions?

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    s said it was parotitis, a visit to an ENT who said it was TMJ, a dentist who said it wasn't TMJ, an oral surgeon who finally told me it was trigeminal neuralgia and referred me to a Neur...

  12. Trigeminal Neuralgia on 3 different medicines still hurting. Any suggestions?

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    s said it was parotitis, a visit to an ENT who said it was TMJ, a dentist who said it wasn't TMJ, an oral surgeon who finally told me it was trigeminal neuralgia and referred me to a Neur...