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causes of swelling in back of the neck

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Many things: Could be taut muscle band or muscle spasm called a tender point or a trigger point. This could also be a tender lymph node, especially if you were re ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Did you : Injure it? Are you left handed? Do you carry your purse on that shoulder? It sounds like some kind of spasm that is causing the swelling and pain. Hav ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Needs to be checked: It needs to be evaluated as the rash is there can be few causes of this.Have you used any cream or ointment.See your doctor or a dermatologist it cou ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Swollen nodes: The swollen nodes may be due to the sore throat but if eczema or acne is weeping the nodes could be swollen because of it.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
Gerd: Hello to someone from my home in Sac Town. Me from the Pocket area. Understand the Delta Breeze reference completely. How are the River Cats doing? ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
ER ASAP: Bumps might be normal circumvallate papillae. Trouble breathing and throat swelling may be allergic response. To ER ASAP!!!
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Zapanta
20 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Several things. . .: If you are talking about swelling under the jaw: salivary gland stone, salivary gland tumor, inflammatory lymph node, cyst, lipoma. I am not sure wha ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
6-8 weeks: there can be node enlargement for 6-8 weeks.
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A female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Neck: This could be normal as one of your neck vertebrae is larger at the base of your neck.

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