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Parotid gland enlargement

Parotid gland enlargement: Introduction

Parotid gland enlargement: Parotid gland enlargement refers to swelling or puffiness of the parotid gland. See detailed information below for a list of 43 causes of Parotid gland enlargement, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Parotid gland enlargement:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Parotid gland enlargement. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Parotid gland enlargement: Symptom Checker

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Parotid gland enlargement: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Parotid gland enlargement

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Causes of Parotid gland enlargement listed in Disease Database:

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Detailed list of causes of Parotid gland enlargement

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How Common are these Causes of Parotid gland enlargement?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Parotid gland enlargement. Of the 43 causes of Parotid gland enlargement that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 7 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 34 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Parotid gland enlargement:

The following list of conditions have 'Parotid gland enlargement' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Parotid gland enlargement:

The following list of medical conditions have Parotid gland enlargement or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Parotid gland enlargement Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Parotid gland enlargement:

    Medical Conditions associated with Parotid gland enlargement:

    Salivary gland symptoms (355 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Wet cough (286 causes), Sputum symptoms (216 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Parotid gland enlargement:

    Pleomorphic adenoma, Warthin's tumour, Adenolymphoma, Mumps (3 causes), HIV infection, Cirrhosis of liver (119 causes), Pregnancy (699 causes), Severe dehydration, Sjogren's syndrome, Uveoparotid fever, Myxedema, Gout, Alcoholism, Tubersulosis, Cushing's disease (2 causes)

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