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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
German measles: Or rubella is a possibility. Would recommend checking in with your doctor since the rash is something that will have to be actually seen, Otherwise, y ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julio Hajdenberg
31 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Likely benign, but: The neck is a very common place for mild lymph node enlargements. We do about 5-6 lymph node biopsies a day-from the neck-and most of them are benign. ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: Probably ok as it has been there for years. You may feel the nodes every couple of weeks, if any of the lymph glands doubles in size, becomes painful, ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Look for: SCALP infection..... Just a thought! Hope it's helpful! Dr Z
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Zaroulis
56 years experience Hematology
Physical examination: Please have a MD examine your husband. If confirmed & it persists for : more weeks, I recommend s biopsy.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Infection: Likely an ear or throat infection. Contact physician if it doesn't go away.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
31 years experience Infectious Disease
Don't ...: ...Treat the lymph nodes. You need to find out what the cause is and treat that. See your doc.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Willett
17 years experience Pediatrics
Infections: The lymph nodes behind the ears and on the back of the neck are part of the huge system of infection-fighting 'lymph'. Each group of nodes (lumps) rel ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
19 years experience Dermatology
Lymph Nodes: Lymph vessels route the fluid through nodes that are located throughout the body. Lymph nodes are small structures that work as filters for harmful su ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Monitoring System: The lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. The l ... Read More
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