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facial swelling

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  • Posted By: lershon96
  • September 13, 2009
  • 10:50 PM

its been four years since i have this left facial swelling,first my dentist said it was an infection so i had surgery but the sweeling never went away,then i have a previous root canal removed yet the sweeling continues.recently i had a head scan ,an xray,eyes exam ,mri, and had to visit one of the top e.n.t. hospital in newyork but every test came out negetive (i even had a thyroid check)now my doctor said maybe its not a big deal ,but it feels so uncomfortable to have one side of my face bigger that the other .can anyone give me an idea as to what might be goig on .

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  • its been four years since i have this left facial swelling,first my dentist said it was an infection so i had surgery but the sweeling never went away,then i have a previous root canal removed yet the sweeling continues.recently i had a head scan ,an xray,eyes exam ,mri, and had to visit one of the top e.n.t. hospital in newyork but every test came out negetive (i even had a thyroid check)now my doctor said maybe its not a big deal ,but it feels so uncomfortable to have one side of my face bigger that the other .can anyone give me an idea as to what might be goig on .do you have high blood pressure, central weight gain (often with deep red stretch marks that push in when you run your fingers over them) and normal sized limbs? those are symptoms of cushings syndrome
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • September 14, 2009
    • 08:28 PM
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  • You might want to read this woman's story about her facial swelling issues...http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-443717/Im-allergic-modern-living.html
    kermworm 81 Replies
    • September 15, 2009
    • 10:02 AM
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