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What does blue mean in neck ultrasound

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Infection/CA/inflam.: Read more at: http://www.medicinenet.com/swollen_lymph_nodes/article.htm

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Tricky: cannot say in your particular case, but generally, it means GOITER. This is when the thyroid is failing and compensating by growing when it cannot put ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Raymundo Romero
22 years experience Medical Oncology
NO: Ultrasound is not how cancer is diagnosed. Gallbladder polyps is a risk factor for cancer and is an indication for cholecystectomy especially if symto ... Read More
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
31 years experience General Surgery
Not commonly: A gallbladder ultrasound that reads a thickened wall is more commonly associated with cholecystitis - inflammation of the gallbladder. The wall of the ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
It's not THAT big: "Enlarged" is a matter of opinion. Any why do you ask? Unless you feel obviously sick, or a lymph node in your neck is rock-hard, fixed to surronding ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
47 years experience Radiology
Inflamation: Presumably, you have enlarged lymph nodes and the ultrasound saw no evidence that the normal architecture of the nodes was not disrupted and therefore ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
23 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Normal exam: We all have lymph nodes in our necks. As long as they are not much larger than 15 mm then they are normal. "Reactive nodes" is the term to differentia ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Tichenor
32 years experience Emergency Medicine
This could be normal: This may just be normal but you will need to talk with the doctor who ordered the test.
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
39 years experience Family Medicine
It means you should: see an Experienced ENT doctor and have him guide you to the next step. Depending on your exam and your history, the next step he or she may recommend ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should have more evaluation and Pet Ct ; if positive then the mass should be remove and if pathology is malignant then you should have chemotherap ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
54 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more info: why was the test done/ What symptoms did you have? This report may not indicate any disease

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