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pain in jaw and neck swollen lymph nodes

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Viral illness: Probably a viral illness, who's natural course is around two weeks. If there is a secondary bacterial infection in your sinuses, the bacteria may not ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angela Walker
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Pinched Nerves: Swollen lymph nodes in the arm pit is a concern for a physician. It is possible there are two different pathologies or conditions going on here. From ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aurea Tomeski
59 years experience Internal Medicine
GI evaluation : Are your neck swellings lymph nodes. I think you should see your PCP who can then refer you to a gastroenterologist who could do endoscopy. Was your t ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fareed Asfour
22 years experience Infectious Disease
See your GP: Without knowing more, it will be difficult to say what you have. You could have a thyroid condition. It would be wise to see your GP.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See Your Dentist: At 16 years of age, one possible cause of your problem could be your wisdom teeth. A visit with your dentist could help identify if your wisdom teeth ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Agrawal
30 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Acute Illness?: The swollen lymph node especially if relatively acute indicates your body is trying to fight off some type of infection...Viral, bacterial, etc. The ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Painful nodes: Point toward infectious etiology, and jaw pain may indicate dental cause, particularly closed off abcess. Dentist & x-ray would be my first stop. The ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jordan Fersel
36 years experience Pain Management
Unlikely...: Unless there is acute infection or inflammation involving the meninges.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Check with your doc: Should be checked by your doc asap.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Too many problems to: We can not sort out all your problems via email messages. You need to go see a doctor who can give you a complete physical exam and run tests to confi ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Murray Grossan
72 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Gingivitis: Gingivitis normally does not cause neck lymph glands swelling, though it is possible. But not a cause of groin swelling. Best to have this checked inc ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: Your symptoms warrant a physical examination and may be imaging studies and lab tests. If the enlargement of the lymph nodes persists, a biopsy may be ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Lymph node: Could be ok , but it is better for you to see your doctor.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Binu Nair
Dr. Binu Nair answered
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Can be: You must hey check up, it can be related.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haresh Jhangiani
32 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Infection or: neck and groin nodes often swell secondary to infection depends n size and feel if firm and hard need biopsy
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A female asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
Infection: could be infection in throat or ear, see an MD
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Neck nodes (glands): Enlarged can be viral throat infections, dental problems, and indeed cancer of the oro/oro-pharynx or lymphoma. Many go to the clnic, get anti-biotic ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be...: A few different things. Tender is usually a good sign. If you have a few relatively small tender lymph nodes & you struggle with allergies or have a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
Lymphadenopathy: Lymphadenopathy or enlarged lymph nodes in adults should be evaluated, particularly if nodes are felt above the collar bone. Please see your doctor f ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Jones
11 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: These are likely related to an infection in your head or neck (cold/sore throat/sinus infection, etc) and are likely harmless. See your doctor if the ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William A Biermann
45 years experience Medical Oncology
Hard to say: There are several possible cause of such symptoms. The best approach is to see your doctor for a complete exam. They may wish to get a ct scan dependi ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Abcessed tooth: An upper tooth that is abcessed can cause pain that seems like it is in the ear. Axillary lymph nodes are in the chest and arm pit, and would not be s ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
In several: Areas makes one think of a generalized infection or lymphoma.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes: Hsv1, the virus that causes cold sores, can definitely make these lymph nodes enlarged. If you have an active sore on your mouth, and your neck and c ... Read More
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