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A 19-year-old female asked:

mono 2 years ago. since then the lymph nodes under my jaw are always swollen. and i am pretty sure i have chronic tonsillitis. are they connected?

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Dr. Nancy Simpkins
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
can be both: Mono can sometimes leave the neck nodes swollen for a long time. If indeed it is tonsillitis you will need antibiotics or your tonsils removed. You need to see an ENT specialist to be sure.

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