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normal size of submandibular lymph nodes

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Lymph nodes up to 1 cm size with above characters can be palpated and they are considered normal.
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Submandibular: I believe that you're actually palpating submandibular salivary glands.

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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
More information: Not enough information to help. Make sure you are being managed by an ENT-head and neck surgeon.
A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: Submandibular nodes are usually small or not detectable. Any lymph node greater than one cm needs to be examined by a doctor. You may need a biopsy if ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No: but you may be confusing them for your submandibular gland. Swollen lymph nodes can result from infection or rumors. Typically, infected lymph nodes ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Not Normal: Chronically swollen submandibular lymph nodes is not a normal event. A visit with your primary physician would be recommended to evaluate the swollen ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neil McLeod
48 years experience Prosthodontics
So can we!: Every time we examine our patients we check the lymph nodes. Tenderness means that there is activity,and inflammation in the area and it may be an in ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Minor issue: Normal is a generality. I consider the 1.1 cm long node within the margins of normal. Nodes that are painful, enlarge above 2-3 cm for more than 4 wks ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Usual: There are many there. If tender, relates to some inflammation in the area, or sometimes a viral illness like mono. If non tender and enlarging , som ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
Nope! Don't worry!: Mpv stands for mean platelet volume, or how big your platelets are. And yours are pretty normal. 5-15 is the normal range. With everything else in the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brijesh Chandwani
10 years experience Pain Management
Normal.: Feeling a lymph node on one side is most likely normal. If you have pain or swelling, you need to consult your dentist or pcp.
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