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Throat swelling: Swelling of the mucus membrane lining of the throat - usually due to an allergic response. See detailed information below for a list of 200 causes of Throat swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Subtypes of Throat swelling:
Enlarged adenoids (7 causes)
Medical Conditions associated with Throat swelling:
Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
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