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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Usual: There are many there. If tender, relates to some inflammation in the area, or sometimes a viral illness like mono. If non tender and enlarging , som ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Lymph nodes up to 1 cm size with above characters can be palpated and they are considered normal.
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Submandibular: I believe that you're actually palpating submandibular salivary glands.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kari Sakurai
31 years experience Dentistry
See your MD: An proper medical examination with an oral surgeon or head and neck specialist would enable you to get a proper diagnosis and have treatment options e ... Read More
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Lymphaeditis: Within several chains of lymph nodes and also bilaterally. Along with distant intra-articular symptoms and indurated parotid mass really requires a th ... Read More
Dr. Talib Najjar
7 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Adenocarcinoma : Consistant with malignant lesion.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
More information: Not enough information to help. Make sure you are being managed by an ENT-head and neck surgeon.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience Pain Management
Perhaps, but: Pperhaps, but periodontal disease which is a gram negative anaerobic rod bacterial infection, does not frequently drain to the lymph nodes. More freq ... Read More
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A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
31 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: Submandibular nodes are usually small or not detectable. Any lymph node greater than one cm needs to be examined by a doctor. You may need a biopsy if ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No: but you may be confusing them for your submandibular gland. Swollen lymph nodes can result from infection or rumors. Typically, infected lymph nodes ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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Needle biopsy: Hi. I would recommend that lymph nodes of that size for that long be biopsied with a fine needle biopsy. Good luck!
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Not Normal: Chronically swollen submandibular lymph nodes is not a normal event. A visit with your primary physician would be recommended to evaluate the swollen ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neil McLeod
48 years experience Prosthodontics
So can we!: Every time we examine our patients we check the lymph nodes. Tenderness means that there is activity,and inflammation in the area and it may be an in ... Read More
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