Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Stiff Neck and Swollen Neck and Face 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Stiff Neck and Swollen Neck and Face.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Stiff Neck and Swollen Neck and Face.
  1. Cellulitis
  2. Cervical Lymphadenitis
There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Stiff Neck and Swollen Neck and Face.
  1. Drug Side Effect
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Stiff Neck and Swollen Neck and Face.
  1. Actinomycosis
  2. Hashimoto's Thyroiditis
  3. Osteomyelitis
  4. Parotitis
  5. Post Dental Surgery Complications
  6. Sialadenitis
  7. Thyroiditis
There is 1 rare condition that can cause Stiff Neck and Swollen Neck and Face.
  1. Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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