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Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Dry Eyes and Mouth

Okay. This is an important question because dehydration is a relatively common cause of dry mouth.

One more question, this one is about the parotid gland, which is located just below the ear, in front of the jaw, and is one of the major salivary glands.

Have you ever had enlargement of the parotid gland?

It may have been called parotitis, or inflammation of the parotid gland.

Yes, but only on one side.

Yes, both salivary glands have been enlarged.

Nope, never had an enlarged salivary gland.

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