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what could be the cause of the swelling between my neck and shoulder is that a place for lymph nodes

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Could be: Lymph nodes are all over the body. You cannot feel most of them but the head and neck area have many which can be felt and that shallow pocket above ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes : If there is inflammation in the muscle or around it.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Get it checked!: Swollen lymph nodes can be secondary to a viral or bacterial infection or other sources of inflammation, 0. Of greatest concern (admittedly unlikely) ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Probably not.: Causes of enlarged lymph nodes are infection, inflammation, or less likely neoplasm. Hyperthyroidism usually means overactive thyroid gland. If you ... Read More
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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
30 years experience Cardiology
Unlikely: It sounds like you may have contracted an infection in that region.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
35 years experience Dentistry
Possible: Enlafged tonsils and lymph node are a sign of infectio and this can cause pain.. You should see a doctor and have an exam to find out exactly what is ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sadiqa Stelzner
27 years experience Ophthalmology
See a doc: Please consult your doc. It can be from infection, inflammation or other problem in the system.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
37 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: Upper respiratory infxn &/or ear infxn with eustachian tube involvement can cause such findings; may be viral or bacterial. Decongestants like sudafed ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Find Reason: You need to see your doctor or dentist to find out. If they are swollen, then they are collecting bacteria. Where do you have an infection that is fe ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Monitoring Centers: The lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. The ly ... Read More

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