Swelling On The Cheeks Feels Painful And Radiates To The Neck.?
, I want to ask … My right side is swollen. Suddenly. And if the massage feels painful until it spreads to the neck … Please advise. Thank you
Swelling on the cheeks can be caused due to various causes. From the situation that you are experiencing, swelling suddenly in the neck area may be caused by a parotitis. Parotitis is an inflammation of the parotid gland (salivary glands). The parotid gland is on both sides of the face, and is located in the area around the cheeks.
Parotitis can occur in both children and adults. Parotitis is usually caused by a viral infection that is transmitted through saliva splashes from sufferers. Parotitis can cause symptoms such as high fever, swelling of the cheeks, difficulty swallowing, body aches, fatigue, loss of appetite. Parotitis is generally harmless, and can improve within 1-2 weeks. However, parotitis still requires treatment from a doctor to help reduce pain and reduce inflammation.
But besides that, the situation that you experience can also be caused by other causes such as:
abscesses on the cheek area inflammation of certain gum ulcers of the tumor, therefore, to ascertain the cause of the situation that you are experiencing, then you should consult a doctor directly, so that the doctor can examine your condition further. thus the doctor can provide the right therapy. Drink enough water to prevent dehydration.
The following article you can read about PAROTITIS
may be useful. thank you