Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Difficulty Swallowing and Excessive Drooling 25 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 25 conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Excessive Drooling.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Excessive Drooling.
  1. Bacterial Pharyngitis
  2. Enlarged Tonsils
  3. Tonsillitis
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Excessive Drooling.
  1. Herpangina
  2. Herpes Gingivostomatitis
  3. Hiatal Hernia
  4. Mouth or Tongue Injury
  5. Streptococcal Tonsillitis
  6. Stroke
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Excessive Drooling.
  1. Parkinson's Disease
  2. Stomatitis
  3. Swallowed Foreign Body
There are 13 rare conditions that can cause Difficulty Swallowing and Excessive Drooling.
  1. Cerebral Palsy
  2. Epiglottitis
  3. Laryngeal Cancer
  4. Ludwig's Angina
  5. Mouth Cancer
  6. Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  7. Peritonsillar Abscess
  8. Polio
  9. Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  10. Rabies
  11. Retropharyngeal Abscess
  12. Tetanus
  13. Wilson's Disease

Last Updated: Feb 8, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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