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Do swollen lymph nodes hurt

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hassan Arshad
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 16 years experience
Sometimes : Lumps in the neck can be caused by a number of things. They range from benign (like lymph nodes responding to an infection, cysts, or non-cancerous tu... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Need attention ASAP: If you have swollen lymph nodes all over the body, need to get examined by your PCP as chronic infections, blood related conditions like leukemia, lym... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Maybe not TB: If you have been treated appropriately for tuberculosis and still have significantly enlarged lymph nodes they would be soft and non-tender. If they ... Read More
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Pulmonary Critical Care 36 years experience
Should resolve: With treatment. Check with your TB expert.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Comisi
Dentistry 38 years experience
See a doctor please: Anything that lasts that long needs to have an evaluation and recommendations for care. I would strongly suggest you make an appointment with a physic... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Rashes: I wish I could give you a definitive answer, but unfortunately rashes are basically impossible to diagnose over the computer. Best for you to see a d... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
Dentistry 31 years experience
Typically indicates: Some sort of infection. Best to be seen by your pcp. Hope this helps.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Impossible: First we would never, ever guess about HIV. Having swollen lymph nodes does not in any way diagnose one as being HIV positive. Second, you did not te... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need more info: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. There are no lymph n... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Get diagnosis. No ER: The ER doctor probably said, "you don't have an emergency". It's true.. with numbers like this, you most likely have a viral infection. But that depen... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
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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