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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 ofJuly 26, 2016
Current as of:
July 26, 2016
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Christine Hahn, MD - Epidemiology
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