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Enlarged parotid gland

Enlarged parotid gland: Introduction

Enlarged parotid gland: The parotid gland (salivary gland) normally is not palpable nor "visible." When this is swollen and visible or palpable there is said to be a parotid gland enlargement. See detailed information below for a list of 31 causes of Enlarged parotid gland, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Enlarged parotid gland: Symptom Checker

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Enlarged parotid gland: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Enlarged parotid gland

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Detailed list of causes of Enlarged parotid gland

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How Common are these Causes of Enlarged parotid gland?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Enlarged parotid gland. Of the 31 causes of Enlarged parotid gland that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Enlarged parotid gland:

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Causes of Enlarged parotid gland Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Enlarged parotid gland based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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

    Classifications of Enlarged parotid gland:

    Medical Conditions associated with Enlarged parotid gland:

    Salivary gland symptoms (355 causes), Jaw symptoms (902 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Cough (1407 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 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), Skull symptoms (1970 causes)

    Symptoms related to Enlarged parotid gland:

    Mumps (3 causes), Salivary gland tumour, Parotid gland tumour, Tooth infection (8 causes)

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