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Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Infectious diseases: Infectious diseases, hematologist, vascular surgeon, internist.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Almost impossible: That would seem to be virtually impossible as the symptoms of each are totally different.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric L. Weiss
36 years experience Travel Medicine
Yes: Yes, lymphangitis is fairly common. Your lymphatic system runs with your blood vessels and helps transport "lymph" back from your arms, legs, head an ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
41 years experience Plastic Surgery
Yes: Laryngitis and tumors can both cause hoarseness or throat pain. If laryngitis doesn't clear up quickly, especially if someone is a smoker or heavy dr ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Khashayar Salartash
28 years experience Vascular Surgery
Maybe: Lymphangitis is is manifestation of an infection that has involved the lymphatic system. This is usually identified by a red streak that extends longi ... Read More
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Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
I : I would ice the finger and take Motrin or advil (ibuprofen) to help prevent swelling. Also refrain from using the finger (e.G typing / texting). If th ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience Family Medicine
OK to work: Lymphangitis is not directly contagious to others unless there is weeping fluid through the skin over the infected area. So whether you go to work rea ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Thomas
18 years experience Vascular Surgery
Can be. : Inguinal lymph nodes enlarge as a result of infection. Lymph nodes are channels that carry immune substances. They enlarge in the presence of infectio ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lauren Standig
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Nodular Lymphangitis: These are inflammatory nodules which develop as a result of a primary skin infection. The term is used to describe the clinical presentation, which re ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Usitalo
39 years experience Urology
Minor: This is just a minor problem caused by irritation during intercourse generally goes away on own.
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