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Saturday, June 24, 2017
Swollen Saliva Gland
Whenever I eat certain foods my temple swells out and pressure is put on that side of my head the right side. I have to rub the area that is swollen, and sometimes that does not help to get it down. What do you recommend? My doctor gave me a perscription called cleocin, but it has not helped. Thank you.
Thank you for visiting NetWellness. On this site, NetWellness experts try to answer general questions about health. Only a health professional performing a thorough clinical exam is able to evaluate your symptoms. You should see an ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat specialist) for a thorough history and exam.
Yash J Patil, MD
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati