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Dr. Andrew Catanzaro
32 years experience Infectious Disease
Flu: Fever is key and is muscle aches

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Sore Throat/Viral So: Viral infection of the throat is common as almost everyone gets it 1-2 times in a year. Neck Glands can enlarge in some cases. if the glands are big a ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Fever, swollenglands: The diagnosis will be made after the pediatrician sees him. There are several conditions that come to mind: strep throat with or without peritonsillar ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
See MD: Please see your doctor today as you may have a strep process. If your neck is truly stiff and you can not turn your head from side to side, you must ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvaro Lazo
23 years experience Dentistry
Infection: As a tooth, or oral infection of the lower teeth.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Cohenuram
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Fever and glands: What is duration? Most likely viral syndrome such as ebv although should stil seek medical attention.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: Viral/ bacterial/fungal infection. Lymphatic system diseases..... Lymphoma.
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Swollen: Usually infections but rarely cancers, lymphomas , leukemia, .
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe strep, etc...: Nose and throat symptoms can be from cold viruses, strep throat, allergies, etc... It can be difficult to tell what the cause is. If symptoms only las ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
No, no effect on mus: But they can be tender if there is infection in the throat.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience Ophthalmology
Headache,stiff neck: Any time you have a stiff neck and headache, you need to be seen immediately to rule out meningitis. It may be that you are coming down with a cold or ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Mononucleosis et al.: There are MANY potential causes for the symptoms you have described, most of them being viral in nature. Mononucleosis is a viral infection that can ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Be checked: It sounds like infection and you should be examined and managed as needed to help you get better. All the best.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
In 400 characters?: Can you be more specific.
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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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Overall: congestion can. May have congestion w swollen neck glands.
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A female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Ear pain/gland: This sounds like an infection that has traveled and needs to be assessed by your family MD. You likely require antibiotics along with a firm diagnosis ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Swollen nodes: Yes swollen lymph nodes certainlycan cause your entire neck to hurt.
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 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Palumbo
34 years experience Sports Medicine
Should see Doc SOON: These symptoms can be from any number of causes from simple allergic response to significant systemic disease . You should see a family physician, int ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Haleh Agdassi
25 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
?chronic fatigue sx: One possibility is chronic fatigue syndrome which may be due to a virus (true cause unknown). This is associated with extreme fatigue for at least 6 m ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Daugherty
27 years experience Pediatrics
Not itchy scalp: Strep throat most commonly causes fever and sore throat. Other possible symptoms are swollen lymph nodes in the neck, stomach ache, headache, vomiting ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hashmat Rajput
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Chest lymph nodes: Lymph nodes on cxr/ct scan & symptoms sound like sarcoidosis , TB or lymphoma. You need bronchoscopy by lung doctor for tissue diagnosis. The treatmen ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randall Stastny
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Infection: This is a sign that you have an infection somewhere.

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