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upper respiratory infection swollen lymph nodes

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Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes it can, but if the swelling persists for a week or two after the infection is gone, then you need to visit your doctor to be sure it is not a sign ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
This may be: related to inflammation. Keep your parents abreast of your symptoms.
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Throat infection.: This could be a manifestation of your upper respiratory (throat) infection. Could be enlargement of a tonsil on the left side. If you feel that the ... Read More
Dr. Michael Sanders
16 years experience Pulmonology
See below: That is tough to answer without actually being able to see into your mouth and palpate your cervical lymph nodes. If your worried about it, I would g ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can recheck: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection, a cold or influenza, EB virus (mono), or from some other cause such as allergies, irritants, or aci ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Secondary infection : You may be experiencing post viral complications of the flu. These include bronchospasm and/or pneumonia. Please see your PCP to rule out these causes ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
19 years experience Urgent Care
If you are worse: If cough medicine was prescribed the doctor is telling you that antibiotics will not be helpful for the virus you may have. If worsening symptoms howe ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Krulak
23 years experience Family Medicine
Healthtap: Healthtap is a site dedicated to human health. Very few of the professionals here would be qualified to address home treatment of ill lizards. Sorry ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Novick
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Hard to say --->: Sorry but your question implies you are having persistent symptoms(?Cough chest discomfort ?). That made you think of asthma (?Family member has it or ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gary Reiter
Specializes in Ophthalmology
Is it getting worse?: If the antibiotic, decongestants and rest is not controlling your URI, and you can hear or feel wheezing, see your pediatrician to help open your air ... Read More

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