Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Swallowing and Mouth or Tongue Swelling 10 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 10 conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Mouth or Tongue Swelling.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Mouth or Tongue Swelling.
  1. Food Allergies
There are 4 somewhat common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Mouth or Tongue Swelling.
  1. Canker Sores
  2. Dental Abscess
  3. Drug Side Effect
  4. Mouth or Tongue Injury
There is 1 uncommon condition that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Mouth or Tongue Swelling.
  1. Sialadenitis
There are 4 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Mouth or Tongue Swelling.
  1. Hereditary Angioedema
  2. Ludwig's Angina
  3. Mouth Cancer
  4. Snakebite

Last Updated: Aug 20, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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