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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Pharyngitis: If this was bacterial it should have begun to resolve, unless you have secondary yeast infection developing. If this was viral, Cefdinir is not going ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
A while: If due 2 infection they gradually decrease in size but may always b palpable.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Swollen lymph nodes can be tender to the touch for up to two weeks. If they are enlarged and tender after that. It's a good idea to let your doctor ta ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Lymph nodes: It sounds like the infection cleared up ok , but you have more concern about chronic changes present in your lymph nodes and that is what is likely a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramin Ipakchi
21 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends..: Many infections can linger even after sore throat has resolved. In general most reactive lymph nodes diminish in size after a couple weeks once the ag ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Lymphadenopathy: Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is an antibiotic combination that will treat some infections. The swollen lymph node is the body's reactio ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: If it is biopsy of a lymph node, that could be done under local anesthesia and may take only minutes. If it is for a mass deeper in the neck, then you ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
About a week: to ten days for most patients and if no complications Hope this helps If your discomfort is INCREASING rather than DECREASING daily contact the Heal ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Schaffer
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Annoyingly LONG: glands (lymph nodes) swell up almost instantly from viral infections, and can take weeks or months to shrink back to normal size. This is typical, tr ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
44 years experience Hematology and Oncology
A while.: a first time cold sore might take 1-2 weeks to completely resolve and the nodes could stay swollen for a month or more. Subsequent outbreaks usually ... Read More
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