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2 lumps on right side of neck

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Lymph nodes: Almost everybody has a few. It's just that not everybody discovers them. I'm glad you're a good obvserver of your own body. If they are stable and not ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
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Many things: Lymphnodes that have enlarged, sebaceous cysts, branchial cleft cysts, lipomas to name a few. Best to see doctor to see, feel which we always need to ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
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Probable infection: Throat infection probable cause of the problem especially if the two nodes are on the same side as the throat infection. With antibiotics for the inf ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
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Short: Term may be normal after sinus infection or cold, longer term, growing and hard, you need to see doctor!
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Culviner
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Neck mass: A mass on the neck could be many things without more details. If it is in the skin, it could be a cyst. If it is deeper, it could be associated with ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
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Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phil Zapanta
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See ENT: It sounds like you have a neck mass and this is concerning to me. Ideally an ENT surgeon (otolaryngology - head and neck surgeon) should see you and ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Bailie
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See PCP or ENT: see an ENT to check those "bumps" - could be lymph nodes
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
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Lumps and bumps.: We don't have enough info! But any new lump, without any other symptoms, if small and painless, can be watched for a week or two. If it persists, get ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
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Hope not: Go see a dermatologist now and get this looked at critically and biopsied if necessary. Do asap. Good luck.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Schleimer
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Viral infection: It is likely you are reacting to a viral infection, which is almost endemic this time of year. It is "good" that the lymph swelling is bilateral, it t ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
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Cyst or Lymph Node: Could be an epidermal cyst or a painful lymph node if your sick. Check with your doctor to see what it might be and what needs to be done.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Possibly: an inflamed lymph node (or a cyst). However, can't state with certainty without assessment.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Josa
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Strain: Assuming you are not ill with a fever this sounds a lot like localized muscle spasm due to neck strain or perhaps sleep position. Headache goes along ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Cancer unlikely: Lymph nodes in the neck may become palpable due many conditions in the head/face, including dandruff. Check the node every two weeks or so. If it more ... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
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Could be sick.: Lymph nodes often enlarge in areas of infection or inflammation. If you have symptoms in that anatomic region, then perhaps there's a good reason for ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
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See DR: See a primary care professional to rule out an infection.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Need to examine: Do you have lesions in your scalp, or face? Even bad dandruff or pimples on the face may lead to enlargement of local lymph nodes. If you have no lesi ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
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Swollen glands: Could present this way , maybe related to a scalp irritation, if not improving after a few days you should see your doctor to make sure it's not anoth ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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?? lymph nodes??: These may be swollen lymphatic nodes that drain debris from the areas that were infected. They may take longer to resolve. If not improved within seve ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
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Nonspecific: Unfortunately this is an extremely nonspecific description. A soft fatty lump may be a simple lipoma, which is benign and does not require treatment. ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Grobman
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Hard to say: Lump getting g bigger? How fast? Something may be irritating nerves to face and arm. Should be checked out. Best bet is ENT doctor.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
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You need an exam: Rather than speculate on what it might be, the best thing in your case is to get a clinical exam so you can get an accurate idea of what is actually h ... Read More
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