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small lump on right side of throat

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not thyroid: If it is on the side of the neck, it is not thyroid but probably a lump node.

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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Testing...: You should see an ear nose and throat doctors. The ear nose and throat (ENT) doctor can look inside your throat with a very small scope with a camera ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Russell
14 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Adult Neck Mass: If you can feel a bump in your neck externally, it is worth seeing an ENT doctor. Most commonly, these are benign enlarged lymph nodes (especially if ... Read More
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A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Lump in throat: Any lesion, lump or sore in the mouth or throat that does not heal in 7-10 days, or recurs, needs to be examined clinically and visually, and possibly ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Lumps: The lumps are lymph glands which have popped up becayse of possible congestion in your upper airway.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Kanter
20 years experience Geriatrics
Likely lymph node: If you have an upper respiratory infection like a cough, it is common to have lymph nodes in the neck become inflamed and be able to feel them. If it ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Neck bite?: I would see a doctor quickly. I worry about tick bites, or perhaps a reaction to another type of insect bite. Feel better.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes : Anybody with the symptoms should see a primary care doctor promptly for diagnosis and green
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
33 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
How big?: If the mass is over 1 cm and not getting smaller and nontender i would recommend a full head and neck exam by an ent. If smaller and mobile and not ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Sounds like: "EXTERNAL OTITIS" , in inflammation of the outer ear canal (Sometimes called "Swimmer's Ear". Antibiotics both local (in the canal itself" and systemi ... Read More
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