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A female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
21 years experience Pediatrics
Get baby evaluated: Any history of recent trauma?Did the baby bump her head at some point in the past 24 hrs? How is the baby acting?Any vomiting?Given the baby's young ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes, get evaluated : The swollen gland is responding to the agent causing the itchy bumps, most likely an infection. This could be folliculitis or bacterial infection in t ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Neuralgia: Such sharp,jabbing pains in that area are often due to neuralgia which is an irritable superficial nerve. This is more of a nuisance than anything ser ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Need: Full medical history and physical examination including neurological examination and possible radiologic examination
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Always? Sometimes?: More details needed here: is this a single headache episode? Is pain severe? Is it only above the right ear? Is it only right sided? Your question is ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Muscle spasm: Muscle spasm of the temporalis muscle. Should be very transient. If persistent or involves other areas, see your MD.
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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Send photo: It could be a swollen vein. If it is tender to touch, let us know: we would want to be sure you have no signs or symptoms of temporal arteritis: how o ... Read More
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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not sure: But could be from teeth-grinding. If problem persists, contact your doctor or dentist.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
It depnds on its siz: You should monitor the size of your lymph gland. If it is less than 1.5 cm, it may not be anything to worry about. But if it is getting bigger and get ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Probably scarring: Swelling that far out from a fight is probably scar tissue that has built up from the trauma. If it is paingul or bothering you please see a doctor.

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