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swollen glands on one side of the body

A female asked:
Dr. Fareed Asfour
22 years experience Infectious Disease
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
55 years experience Infectious Disease
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
48 years experience Pathology
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
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
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
Specializes in General Practice
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
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cindy Williams
38 years experience Pediatrics
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
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Dr. Binu Nair
Dr. Binu Nair answered
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
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 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See your MD: Possible infection you should see your health care provider to be checked and treated.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
? 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
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
44 years experience Hematology and Oncology
?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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