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Swollen neck glands
A 49-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Check it out: Swollen glands are not always serious, but they are never "normal". If not associated with an obvious illness like a current cold or flu, they should ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Need an ENT check up: Neck glands can swell up from repeated sore throats. This generally happens from virus infections but it can also be due to a strept throat infection ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Swollen glands: You have a series of glands made up of lymph tissue that run along under your jaw (both sides) and under the muscle that runs from behind your ear dow ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
42 years experience General Practice
Swollen neck glands: How long have they been swollen? Are they painful? If the contition persists longer than @ weeks, you might think to see an md.
A 42-year-old male asked:
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Neither: Tray taking an NSAID such as advil (ibuprofen) or motrin, if the glands are too large and causing you to have difficulty swallowing, call your doctor.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Go to your doctor: Neck glands do not swell up from a simple "cold". Good luck.
A 37-year-old male asked:
35 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
LYMPHADENOPATHY: 90% of swollen neck nodes in children are related to infection of sinus, tonsils etc. See an Otolaryngologist to r/o the other 10%.
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Mono vs lymphoma: You should visit your doctor. The things i would want to make sure you don't have are mononucleosis (a viral infection) or a type of blood cancer cal ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: but they are not likely to "cure" the swollen glands.
A 18-year-old female asked:
24 years experience ADHD and Autism
Inflammation: Lymph nodes usually swell in response to some type of infection in the local area. Some times the nodes will do that without obvious infection and ant ... Read More
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