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Enlarged glands

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience in Dentistry
See your doctor: The answer for you is to be seen by your doctor so that he/she can determine why you have enlarged glands, and what is the best course of action to ta ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Big: Glands that are bigger than usual.
A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Please tell: us the glands (lymph nodes?) you are referring to & the location. Can clarify and re-ask. Thanks.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
LAP: Could be as simple as as reactive lap or some thing more serious as lymphoma.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes: But there are many other potential causes for "swollen glands", and if there is a significant question about these the student should drop into the st ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ifeoma Nnaji
14 years experience in Family Medicine
No: enlarged glands in armpit is not from blood draws. Likely due to some type of infection. See a physician. Good health.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Many diseases.: Sarcoid, sle, sjogren's, inflammatory bowel disease, still's, and many others. While it appears you have a non-infectious cause, see a rheumatologist ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
No: It is common for these glands to well up from any kind of sore throat. They would likely go away on their own. But if they are painless and start grow ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Infection?: Lymph nodes (glands) usually enlarge when they work hard to fight off infections. Five months is a long time to go w/o checking w/ a doctor for the ca ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Manhar Kayastha
48 years experience in Family Medicine
40with myelofibrosis: Enlarged spleen may be associated with Myelofibrosis. Headaches swollen glands may be related some infection in immunocompromised .(POOR RESISTANCE T ... Read More

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