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The parotid glands are salivary glands that are located between the
ear and the jaw. These glands may become swollen and painful if you develop
certain conditions, such as mumps or cytomegalovirus (CMV).
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerChristine Hahn, MD - Epidemiology
Current as ofNovember 20, 2015
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Christine Hahn, MD - Epidemiology
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