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treatment for swollen gland in one side of neck

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lonnie Smith
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
See your MD: Possible infection you should see your health care provider to be checked and treated.

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jefferson Chen
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Have it evaluated: A swollen gland or lymph node should be evaluated by your doctor. You need to check if there are other lymph nodes that are swollen. It may just be an ... Read More
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A 3-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Swollen gland: It is not uncommon for shoddy lymph nodes to pop up in the neck as a result of viral infections or colds.
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Lymph node: There are thousands of lymph node located around the body that help screen out germs in the body serum before it returns to the circulation. There are ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See below: Most commonly, lymph glands swell in response to infection and inflammation. This is what they should do as they help the body ward off these conditi ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam: I recommend that you have this examined as infections with reactive lymph nodes should resolve within a few weeks.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvaro Lazo
24 years experience Dentistry
Visit your DR: There are to many possible causes, unless you have any other symptoms it would be hard to diagnose.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
35 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor...: ...Asap - swollen glands this far apart can be from a pretty big infection, or another serious problem.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Seek care: You might be coming downs with a streps throat and need treatment
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Viral pharyngitis: With throat pain and swollen glands one wants to be sure there is bacterial and not viral infection. If penicillin isn't working and WBC normal use w ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Lump: it is probably a small cyst or gland of no consequence. However if it grows in size or other s appear I would let your doctor have a look at it
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