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Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
No, your neck: length is fixed by your cervical vertebrae and spinal cord

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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ask doctor: it needs to be compared to what he was like previously so your treating doctor is in the best postion to determine this. Shotty adenopathy is very no ... Read More
Dr. Herbert Hoover
51 years experience General Practice
It could be serious: If your husband had neck cancer treated just one year ago and now has even small lymph node enlargement in his mediastinum, it needs to be checked out ... Read More
Dr. Daniel Rosenblum
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Need to know: "Shotty" mediastinal lymphadenopathy sounds like an X-ray, CT-scan, or MRI reading. Get a copy of the films, take them to his oncologist, and make su ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Cannot say in your: particular case because there are a lot of possibilities. First, spasm of muscles around the spine is increadibly common even without any prior surger ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Not really.: It should be easy to remove a simple cyst on the neck. Find an experienced surgeon. Complications may arise depending on location, size and pathology.
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A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Wouldn't advise: unless you ask the doctor who performed the surgery, wish yourself and your father wellness
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
Physician: Only physicians who take direct care of her can give you advice.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Busuttil
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
Its not minor: A carotid endarterectomy is a major operation but is usually well tolerated. In the hands of a well trained vascular surgeon the risks can be minimali ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Meds?: Nerve pain suppressors include gabapentin, lyrica, savella, (milnacipran) cymbalta, and perhaps tricyclic antidepressants, but also oral and patch opi ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Scar pain: See ENT surgeon. Can inject scar with corticosteroids or have the scar tissue excised
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Dr. Dimitri Novitzky
52 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Sometimes: In some cases, gallstones can be treated with medicine. Certain chemicals, ursodiol or chenodiol, which have been shown to dissolve some gallstone ... Read More

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