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tenderness on right side of neck

A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
URI: It appears you have a viral upper fespiratory infection.. See your doctor for a throat culture to run out a strep throat.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Wait: For results of ultrasound and possible biopsy. Sounds as if the doctor caring for you is progressing in an appropriate fashion.
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Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Get ultrasound: May need biopsy.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Depends where: While a lymph node can be tender and probably represents an associated inflammatory process, the origin of the problem depends on where in the rt. nec ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
It is reactive: Your lymph node could be reacting to infection or nonspecfic inflammation at a location that is drained by that lymph noce.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
46 years experience Dermatology
See a doc: need to have your doc evaluate, since worse and over few weeks already
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
Need exam ASAP!: There are a number of possible causes for these symptoms. It's best that you see a physician right away to see if there is an infection or other condi ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See a doctor now: If this is truly an inflamed your husband needs to see a doctor asap. This can be serious.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Gutman
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Well....: How hard was it rubbed. It could be a small hematoma and it should go away if left alone
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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See a doctor!: Hi. This certainly isn't normal. I'm not sure what it is, but I do think it shouldn't be ignored, and that online is probably not the place to get it ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. K. Mujib Haque
23 years experience Internal Medicine
FineNeedle aspiratio: 4-7 % thyroid nodules can be cancerous. What was your TSH levels. Was a fine needle aspiration (FNA) ever performed on this nodule? If TSH IS NORMAL g ... Read More
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