Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Persistent Swollen Glands Under the Jaw and Having Difficulty Swallowing 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Persistent Swollen Glands Under the Jaw and Having Difficulty Swallowing.

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There are 6 common conditions that can cause Persistent Swollen Glands Under the Jaw and Having Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Bacterial Pharyngitis
  2. Cervical Lymphadenitis
  3. Enlarged Tonsils
  4. Pharyngitis
  5. Tonsillitis
  6. Viral Pharyngitis
There are 5 somewhat common conditions that can cause Persistent Swollen Glands Under the Jaw and Having Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Canker Sores
  2. Dental Abscess
  3. Herpangina
  4. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  5. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
There is 1 uncommon condition that can cause Persistent Swollen Glands Under the Jaw and Having Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Stomatitis
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Persistent Swollen Glands Under the Jaw and Having Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Epiglottitis
  2. Laryngeal Cancer
  3. Ludwig's Angina
  4. Mouth Cancer
  5. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  6. Peritonsillar Abscess
  7. Pharyngeal Cancer
  8. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  9. Throat Cancer
  10. Thyroid Cancer

Last Updated: Sep 10, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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