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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience Rheumatology
Yes and no: Swollen lymph nodes can be seen in a variety of fatigue syndromes but this depends on the possible causes. Your evaluation will help clarify this, you ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
18 years experience Psychiatry
Immune response: Given this small amount of information, it sounds like your immune system is reacting. This could be in response an infection, such as a viral cold, p ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Campbell
15 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe Unnecessary: While it would be okay to use warm moist heat and short-duration gentle massage on enlarged lymph nodes, I do not feel that will "treat" your cold or ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Needs a full: Thorough exam . Could be an illness or something more serious. Go to doc right away for proper diagnosis and treatment
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Probable dusease: Lymph Nodes in this region and of this size can be palpated and for the most part represents tumor. The jugular chain is often involved with thyroid t ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King answered
39 years experience Phlebology
Not likely: Painful lymph nodes is almost never a sign of hodgkins lymphoma, especially without any weight loss or night sweats. However, i agree with dr. Kittan ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Mono-like: Sounds like a mononucleosis-like syndrome, which can have many causes, from epstein-barr virus. Cmv, toxoplasmosis, HIV and so on and so on. Go see a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Mononucleosis: Classic description of the viral illness mononucleosis. Contagious by oral contact.Self-limited, but can be chronic.No antimicrobials are needed since ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
28 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Depends on concern..: The most common cause of what you describe is an infection. If rarer, more serious things need to be ruled out because the symptoms are not quite fitt ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably need biopsy: Painless enlarged lymph nodes that are multiple should be evaluated further. Blood tests alone are likely not sufficient. It sounds like several of th ... Read More
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