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Parotid Swelling

Parotid Swelling: Introduction

Parotid Swelling: Enlargement of the parotid gland. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Parotid Swelling, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Parotid Swelling:

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

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Parotid Swelling: Symptom Checker

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Parotid Swelling Treatments

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Parotid Swelling: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Parotid Swelling may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Parotid Swelling

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Organs affected by Parotid Swelling:

The list of organs typically affected by Parotid Swelling may include, but is not limited to:

  • Parotid

Detailed list of causes of Parotid Swelling

The list below shows some of the causes of Parotid Swelling mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Parotid Swelling?

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 Swelling. Of the 10 causes of Parotid Swelling that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Parotid Swelling:

The following list of conditions have 'Parotid Swelling' 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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Causes of Parotid Swelling Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Parotid Swelling based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Parotid Swelling?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Parotid Swelling, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Parotid Swelling:

    Medical Conditions associated with Parotid Swelling:

    Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Salivary gland symptoms (355 causes), Lung symptoms (3280 causes), Cough (1407 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)

    Symptoms related to Parotid Swelling:

    Swollen mouth, Swollen cheeks, Gum swelling (42 causes), 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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