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Sore bump in the side of my neck

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Traps: A strain can happen without you noticing. Several hours later or overnight you wake up with symptoms. Ice, gentle stretching. If no better and or othe ... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Warm compresses: Probably a soft tissue infection. Young guys get these because bacteria are able to invade beard hairs. Put warm compresses on it. If it seems to be ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Likely not related: Scalp patches likely not related. After sinus infection ex. Or sore throat (viral, bacterial) lymph nodes may grow. If they persist after a few weeks ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carol Jacobs
Specializes in Pediatrics
Probably not: When the body fights back at mono the lymph nodes in your neck swell to produce antibodies. The tissue of the throat will need time to heal. Your symp ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Greg Hinson
26 years experience Family Medicine
First thing that...: ...Comes to mind is an infected sebaceous cyst. These often need to be drained in order to clear. For now, try treating with heat or a warm compress, ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Sounds like cyst: could be pressing on nerve, see derm for diagnosis and treatment options
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
See your doctor for: exam to look at the 2nd bump and see if it's a sebaceous cyst too or something else. Use warm compresses on it a few times a day for 10 mins, and see ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience Family Medicine
Infection or allergy: your symptoms suggest the possibility of allergic reaction or possible infection. With any skin lesion it is always best to see and feel the lesion. R ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: It sounds like you are developing small lymph nodes. These often form in response to infection. It would be best to see your doctor for an evaluation ... Read More
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