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I have a lump in the back of my throat on the left side What could it be
A 25-year-old member asked:
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
No simple answer: You need to check this out promptly....A good ENT can help resolve the question by a careful examination.
6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 35-year-old male asked:
Specializes in Internal Medicine
I am unable to give : you a diagnosis without actually seeing the lump and performing certain tests. Is it towards the jawline, fevers? Is the lump diminishing as your ear... Read More
4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dentistry 36 years experience
Sounds like an infec: sounds like an infection better get this checked out ASAP
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 18-year-old female asked:
Pathology 49 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. Because your symptoms are g... Read More
Answered Jul 09, 2021
A 18-year-old female asked:
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
130 viewsAnswered Oct 22, 2019
A 19-year-old female asked:
Internal Medicine 52 years experience
You need and exam: Symptoms are suspicious for an infection, either bacterial like a strep throat or viral. Without the ability to examen you and to look at the sore in... Read More
2.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 22-year-old female asked:
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Normal lymph node: We have lymph nodes scattered throughout our body & they are often detected in the neck where they sit on top of neck muscles. These nodes are little ... Read More
5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 37-year-old female asked:
Specializes in Pediatrics
Possible cyst: Some individuals have a prominent point at the base of the skull bone in the midline in the back, and could feel like a nodule .Other likely diagnosis... Read More
836 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 26-year-old female asked:
General Surgery 25 years experience
Neck lump: The two are probably not related. The fact the neck lump is causing you discomfort makes it a good reason to have it checked out.
2.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 51-year-old male asked:
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Cyst: Usually these are sebaceous cysts or lipomas. Both are benign. Could be something else so keep an eye on it and see someone if it is enlarging.
3.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dermatology 57 years experience
Licnenification: If you are rubbing/scratching itchy eczema, the skin gets thick and tough. Need dermatologist for diagnosis and specific therapy.
3.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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