Swelling of the face and Swollen lip

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Angioedema

Angioedema is the swelling of the deeper layers of the skin, caused by a build-up of fluid.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Swelling of the face
  • Itchy rash
  • Swollen feet or ankles
  • Swollen lip
  • Abdominal pain

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Angioedema.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Severe allergic reaction

Anaphylaxis is a severe, potentially life-threatening allergic reaction that can develop rapidly.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Swelling of the face
  • Swollen lip
  • Breathlessness that starts suddenly
  • Fast or shallow breathing

Our Health A-Z contains more information on Severe allergic reaction.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.