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The right side of my face is swollen maybe from my teeth but my teeth don't hurt. It hurts to touch my face.. Dis is dad third day I've had dis n everybody keeps telling me to go emergency. N botn my hands r really itchy I scratch it so hard it hurts. My hands look like dares bumps on it now. Wat do u think it is n Wat should I do.


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replied October 31st, 2015
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Welcome to e health forum.

Your symptoms in your face (swollen and tender face) indicates a possible maxillary sinus infection (spread from the dental infection) or cavernous sinus thrombosis.

Such conditions need to be properly treated urgently to avoid more serious complications like thrombosis within the cranial cavity.

Hence it would be recommended that you consult with your doctor and get a proper medical help.


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