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Swollen glands on one side of the body

A female asked:
Dr. Fareed Asfour
Infectious Disease 23 years experience
Could be an STI: Some people get swollen glands all over when they have a cold. If you do not have a cold and are sexually active, swollen glands can be a sign of a se... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Lymphadenopathy: These lymph nodes are busy doing what they are supposed to, fighting inflammation and helping to eliminate whatever your son had that was producing fe... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Depends: From the information you provided, it is not clear what the "black nail" is. A possibility is melanoma and the enlarged node may indicate spread of th... Read More
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Dr. Michael Wolfe
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 23 years experience
Those : Those swollen areas are called lymph nodes (often called glands, but they are not glands). They usually get larger in response to inflammation. Node... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
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Glandular fever?: Could well be glandular fever, it's definitely going around. This is also a viral cause.So, treat symptomatically, panado or similar and best to stay ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Williams
Pediatrics 39 years experience
Lymph glands: Glands in the groin are used to help infections in the legs/feet. They may also get infected. If it persists, see your doctor
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Cassity
Emergency Medicine 42 years experience
The most benign condition would be a reactive LN or possible EBV. My concern would be lymphoma however and I would urge you to see your PMD for a com... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Binu Nair
Hematology and Oncology 19 years experience
Infection: Most likely you have caught and infection viral less likely bacterial, it should resolve in a week, if getting worst, fever, etc should get urgent he... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
? infectious mono: infectious mononucleosis can present this way, please revisit your doctor for re-evaluation and possible need for prescription medications, best wishe... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
Hematology and Oncology 45 years experience
?See a doctor: Lymph nodes commonly go up and down in size in response to infections of all kinds, and may remain enlarged to some degree after an infection. Howeve... Read More

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