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thyroid gland misplaced and swollen neck lymph nodes

A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: It could irritate the lymph nodes in your neck causing swelling. more concerning is why was someone choking you? This should be reported as an assau ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
In 400 characters?: Can you be more specific.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
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
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Watch and wait: If you do not have any symptoms you may watch and wait. You may feel the nodes every couple of weeks, if any of the lymph glands doubles in size, beco ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
Lymph nodes in your: There are many reasons for the neck lymph nodes to get enlarged. Most often the cause is infection or inflammation of your throat. Such nodes are ofte ... Read More
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A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Lymph node: For the moment I would keep an eye on it.As long as it remains isolated, it poses no problem. As you yourself suggests it's been there for some time ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
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
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A member asked:
Dr. Steve Martinez
27 years experience in Breast Surgery
What is wrong: What is wrong is that you realize that you have a potential problem, but haven't seen your doctor yet. You deserve better! swollen and achy lymph no ... Read More
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Dr. Geraldine Goertzen
29 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Maybe never: It is difficult to know exactly what you are talking about without being able to examine the area. However, it sounds like the initial problem with t ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Physical exam: You might consider having your neck examined by your doctor.
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