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Swollen lymph nodes in horses neck

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Treat the cause: Swollen lymph nodes are usually due to an infection in the area and some times due to tumors such as lymphoma. It is not feasible to know the casue wi... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
Infection to tumor: The dx of swollen lymph nodes in neck depends on size, location and symptoms of pain. In upper neck 2 nodes can represent spread of throat infection... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jean Yared
Specializes in Medical Oncology
Go see your doctor: Need more info: one or more? How big? Is it growing? Is it hard, painful, red etc? Any other swollen glands anywhere else? Any fevers, night sweats, w... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Cause?: Sometimes the lymph nodes are swollen from an infection in the head/neck area. If that's the case then the underlying infection needs to be treated. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
Wound care 36 years experience
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
Inflammation in H&N: Painful swollen nodes an indication of an inflammatory process in the H&N area. If the nodes are high in the posterior neck region, examine the s... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
Many things: There are many causes of cervical adenopathy. It occurs during many upper respiratory viral and bacterial infections, mononucleosis, CMV infection, b... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Inflammation: Any inflammation, even dandruff in the area drained by the lymph node can result in enlargement. You may feel the node every couple of weeks, if the l... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
Many: Most common cause is a nearby infection or irritation causing the lymph nodes to enlarge, such as cold, flu, sore throat, ear ache, or dental/tooth pr... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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Yes.: This is probably the most common cause of enlarged lymph nodes in the neck. After a patient recovers from the uri, the lymph nodes should cease to enl... Read More

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