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i have a swollen cheekbone and under the eye. the cheekbone

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i have a swollen cheekbone and under the eye. the cheekbone is painfull to touch
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 5 years ago.

Hello. I would like to help you find an answer.

 

How long has this been going on?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

about 6 months on and off.doc says its an allergy but i dont think it is and its not my teeth

 

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 5 years ago.
Have you had any scans of the face?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
no just tablets
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 5 years ago.

I think at this point you need a CAT scan of the face and sinuses.

 

It could be chronic inflammation of the sinus or a bone infection, etc.

 

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