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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
See a doctor: Generally, if enlarged lymph nodes (if that is what they are), which have been present and unchanged for some time, are harmless. On the other hand i ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Still some left: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" t ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
23 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Swollen lymph nodes can be painful! It' means that illness still there.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Not lymph nodes: They are not lymph nodes and probably mean nothing. If you are that concerned, have a doctor take a look.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Few things: Could be estill small lymphnodes not picked up by us, could be things called branchial cysts which could be anatomical remnants of some clefts we had ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Sharing Lumps: You have given me a wonderful description of what we call lipomas. These are noncancerous fatty growths that can occur almost anywhere on the body. ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aurea Tomeski
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Lymphadenopathy: There are many causes of enlarged lymph nodes including infection, hodgskin.s disease, lymphoma. You should see your PCP ASAP to check them and you ... Read More
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