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can a cold cause swollen lymph nodes on one side of the neck

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Cold virus: can enlarge lymphnodes in the neck area. It would gradually will go away.

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
Not likely: Lymph nodes on one side of the neck need to be evaluated by your physician and a complete physical needs to be done. If you are smoking, please stop.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Unlikely: The unilateral involvement suggests that It is more likely from an upper respiratory tract infection or a bacterial infection in areas above the neck ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other caus ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Yes.: This is probably the most common cause of enlarged lymph nodes in the neck. After a patient recovers from the uri, the lymph nodes should cease to enl ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Infection: You need evaluated by you doctor to have blood test,(CBC< EBV
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Many things: Generally these enlarged nodes are in response to upper respiratory tract infections. If they remain soft, non-tender, mobile and do not increase in ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: Any issue with the mouth or upper airway can lead to enlarged node in the neck. It would be good to get is checked. If the node doubles in size, more ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Varun Verma
12 years experience Internal Medicine
More info: So you actually feel a lump - is that correct? How long has it been there? Days/weeks? Do you have fevers/chills/weight loss? If there is no palpable ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
47 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Infection/inflammati: 21 y/o asks What causes swollen lymph nodes in the left neck side and high lymphocyte percentage? Most likely some infection/inflammation of tooth, g ... Read More

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