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Small lump on right side of throat

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Not thyroid: If it is on the side of the neck, it is not thyroid but probably a lump node.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
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
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Russell
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 16 years experience
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
A male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 52 years experience
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
Pediatrics 59 years experience
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
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics 22 years experience
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 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. Because your symptoms are g... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
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
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 35 years experience
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
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
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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