398 Possible Causes for Preauricular Swelling

  • Parotid Duct Obstruction

    A swelling on the preauricular and postauricular region of the down-facing (left) side of her head extending to the angle of the mandibula was noted [Figure 1] .[saudija.org] We report a swelling in the left preauricular and postauricular region extending to the angle of the mandibule in a 35-year-old patient after left lateral decubitus position[saudija.org] Bilateral parotid swelling: A review.[saudija.org]

  • Pleomorphic Adenoma

    The skin over the swelling was normal.[austinpublishinggroup.com] Facial asymmetry was evident due to a diffuse swelling on right lower third of the face in the preauricular region ( Figure 1 ).[pubs.sciepub.com] An s-shaped preauricular incision and a submandibular extension were used to gain access to the mass.[file.scirp.org]

  • Sialolithiasis

    Inflammation of the salivary glands – the swelling comes and goes as well, being aggravated around mealtimes and slowly subsiding afterwards (also suggestive of a partial[mddk.com] […] loss, identification of a mass, swollen lymph nodes Physical examination Visual scanning – identification of inflammation and redness in the following areas: submandibular, preauricular[mddk.com]

  • Furunculosis
  • Mumps
  • Sialadenitis
  • Edema of the Newborn

    Examination should be postponed until the edema resolves.[aafp.org] Corneal edema can also occur secondary to the malpositioning of forceps during delivery.[aafp.org] KEY: 1 Preauricular area (parotid gland): congenital lesions-cystic hygroma, hemangioma, venous malformation; inflammatory condition-lymphadenitis secondary to infection in[aafp.org]

  • Ayerza Syndrome

    , skin NEC 686.9 marginal, rupture or bleeding 641.2 affecting fetus or newborn 762.1 pause 426.6 pericranii 742.0 pilonidal (infected) (rectum) 685.1 with abscess 685.0 preauricular[theodora.com] […] type NEC 705.89 miliary 078.2 night 780.8 Sweeley-Klionsky disease (angiokeratoma corporis diffusum) 272.7 Sweet's syndrome (acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis) 695.89 Swelling[theodora.com] Gnathostoma (spinigerum) 128.1 white - see Tuberculosis, arthritis Swift's disease 985.0 Swimmers' ear (acute) 380.12 itch 120.3 Swimming in the head 780.4 Swollen - see also Swelling[theodora.com]

  • Hookworm Infection
  • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

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