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Do sinuses cause lymph nodes

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
39 years experience in Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Yes often: Often sinus infections will cause lymph node swelling in the neck.

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes-ENT exam: Get a CT scan of your sinuses and an ENT evaluation. Lymph node involvement is common.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience in Dentistry
Yes: They can but so can many other things. If your nodes are swollen, go get an exam to figure out why. It may involve your primary care provider and your ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not concerning: If the lymph node recently appeared and is tender it is almost certainly benign and a result of a recent infection. It will slowly reduce in size. Rec ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Usuallynot: What kind of allergies are you talking about? Is it nasal or some other area? where are the swollen lymph nodes located? You have to give us complete ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
47 years experience in neurology
No : No lymph node causes headache.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. SG Erman
Dr. SG Erman answered
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Streptoccocal infections can cause enlarged lymph nodes in your neck.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Drug allergy can: Typical allergies to pollen, pet, mold, dust, food, bees, latex, etc do not cause swollen lymph nodes. There are drug allergic reactions including se ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience in Rheumatology
A number of things: Infections, malignancy, and autoimmune diseases can all cause swollen lymph nodes in the lungs.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: That is possible.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
Monitoring Centers: The lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. The l ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: They react to infection by enlarging.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
NO IT DOES NOT: No it does not cause lymph nodes to swell.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Bates
35 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes, to both.: Certainly, pharyngitis can cause enlargement of lower jaw lymph nodes. Lymph nodes can become enlarged and tender in response to any regional or local ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience in Medical Oncology
Yes: Hsv1, the virus that causes cold sores, can definitely make these lymph nodes enlarged. If you have an active sore on your mouth, and your neck and c ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
It depends upon the.: Cause of the enlarged lymph node.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Muaiad Kittaneh
19 years experience in Addiction Medicine
No: A cough per se doesn't cause a swollen lymph node in this area. You need to see your physician to work up this cough and the supraclavicular lymph nod ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
In 400 characters?: Can you be more specific.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: it can.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
It depends: We need to know more . How long have you had these nodes and what is their size? Are they increasing in size? if they are bigger than 2 Cm and increas ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
No help needed: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
Natural Process: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leila Wing
13 years experience in Internal Medicine
Infection?: Lymph nodes can enlarge in the neck in response to infection. However, if an upper respiratory infection goes away and there is still enlargement tha ... Read More
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