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swollen lymph node on left side of neck

A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodney Pollary
46 years experience Pediatrics
Lymph nodes: You will have lots to worry about in the future. This one you can believe your doctor and file it away as normal. I believe a relaxed mom will help ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes: Multiple enlarged lymph nodes and night sweats warrant an evaluation. Please see a doctor as it is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion in thi ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
If lymph node: is less than 1cm and recent onset, probably no. If it is larger or persistent, you should show it to your doctor.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
Probably not!: You definitely need to see a healthcare provider to have this examined. But i can reassure you that one swollen lymph node in someone your age with no ... Read More
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A 7-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ram Madasu
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat infection : Your symptoms of cough, swelling in your neck and associated throat pain suggest an infection. Often these are viral in nature and resolve with time. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be serious: Enlarged lymph nodes can indicate infection from virus or bacteria, or something more serious like lymphoma or other cancers. New enlarged lymph nodes ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Infection, shingles?: This sounds like a skin infection of some sort. It could be a bacterial infection (e.g. staph, strep, etc) but I'm more suspicious of herpes zoster (s ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Watch and wait: You may feel the nodes every couple of weeks, if any of the lymph glands doubles in size, becomes painful, ulcerates, or other nodes become enlarged, ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: You sound like you have seen a doctor. You need firm ether evaluation. Go back to doctor for complete evaluation.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Reams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Need check: If you have the swollen nodes and the headaches now for several months then you should be evaluated for the presence of certain diseases and need some ... Read More

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