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A 48-year-old member asked:

i have had swollen lymph nodes all along the right side of my neck, should i check for infections?

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Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Yes: You should seek a healthcare provider to determine the cause of the swollen glands since infections are only one cause.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Gastroenterology 43 years experience
See doc: Swollen lymph nodes may be due infection, as well as other problems-some of those can be serious illnesses. See your doc, get examined.

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