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1,838 Possible Causes for Amylase Increased, Facial Swelling, Preauricular Swelling

  • Sialolithiasis

    Vascular malformations of the head and neck are less common but may present with intermittent facial swelling.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tobacco smoking has been shown to result in an increased cytotoxic activity of saliva, a decreased polymorphonuclear phagocytic ability, and a reduction of salivary amylase[jamanetwork.com] Whilst most cases are asymptomatic , some can present with facial swelling and / or facial pain.[teachmesurgery.com]

  • Mumps

    More specific features include facial swelling (parotitis) in 95% and/or testicular pain (orchitis).[radiopaedia.org] Increased total activity of serum amylase in 79% of patients was due to increased S-type amylase.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Individuals with facial swelling (swollen neck or cheek) should consult their health care provider or SCHD at (901)222-9243 and stay in isolation for five days after onset[shelbytnhealth.com]

  • Sialadenitis

    Postoperative computed tomography of the brain demonstrated extensive right-sided facial swelling, parotid gland enlargement, and pharyngeal edema extending to the parapharyngeal[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Although the parotitis is very rare in neonates as described it should be suspected in neonates with erythematous preauricular swelling.[jcnonweb.com] In those patients, the neck/facial swelling is contralateral to the craniectomy site.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    A 42-year-old man with a history of Billroth II-gastrectomy, chronic alcoholism, and malnutrition developed acute tetraparesis, two days before admission. He presented with bilateral, proximal upper and lower limb weakness, limb girdle wasting, bilaterally reduced Achilles tendon reflexes, and bilateral stocking-type[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Preauricular Swelling
  • Pleomorphic Adenoma

    A 47-year-old female visited a hospital with swelling of the right parotid region, slight pain and facial palsy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We present a case of a 36-year-old female with a swelling in the left preauricular region since last 6 mo.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Facial asymmetry was evident due to a diffuse swelling on right lower third of the face in the preauricular region ( Figure 1 ). Skin over the swelling revealed scaring.[pubs.sciepub.com]

    Missing: Amylase Increased
  • Sjogren's Syndrome

    The lesions are mostly limited to lip vermillion, less often labial mucosa or the facial skin around the vermillion is affected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gliadin induces an increase in intestinal permeability and zonulin release by binding to the chemokine receptor CXCR3. Gastroenterology 135, 194–204 (2008). 18.[doi.org] In simple cheilitis dominant manifestations are bad lips exfoliation and cracking, their proneness to bleeding, periodic swelling and burning ( Figure 1 ).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Preauricular Swelling
  • Hereditary Angioedema

    In the cases reported, after initiation of combined contraceptives, patients presented with facial swelling with airway involvement (laryngeal edema) and abdominal pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in serum lipase and amylase levels.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Snapshot A 23-year-old woman with past medical history of multiple allergies leading to facial swelling presents with marked difficulty breathing, abdominal pain, and swelling[step1.medbullets.com]

    Missing: Preauricular Swelling
  • Purging-Type Bulimia Nervosa

    […] in the hands and feet Facial and cheek swelling from enlarged glands Causes The exact cause of bulimia is unknown.[mayoclinic.org] Although she gradually increased her body weight, she decided to binge-eat and searched for vomiting methods on the internet.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] eating, during meals or for long periods of time Exercising too much Having sores, scars or calluses on the knuckles or hands Having damaged teeth and gums Changing weight Swelling[mayoclinic.org]

    Missing: Preauricular Swelling
  • Abscess of Salivary Gland

    Clinically she was pyrexial (37.7 C), dehydrated and in discomfort due to left facial swelling with a marked degree of trismus.[jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com] Parotitis presents with a well-demarcated tender swelling in the preauricular region. Discoloured saliva may be seen at the parotid duct orifice.[entsho.com] ) can present as facial swelling in the parotid gland area and may be confused with ‘true’ parotid gland swelling.[en.wikipedia.org]

    Missing: Amylase Increased
  • Erythropoietic Protoporphyria

    We report the case of a 5-year-old Caucasian female with EPP who presented with a long-standing 3-year history of recurrent facial blisters and erythematous swelling and lesions[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On the third hospital day, the intensity of the upper abdominal pain increased, concomitantly with elevated levels of serum amylase.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, the patient’s father reported a prior history of “recurrent” episodes of hand and facial swelling that also seemed to occur from prolonged exposure to sunlight and[jcadonline.com]

    Missing: Preauricular Swelling

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