A 18-year-old female asked:
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i've had 2 enlarged lymph nodes behind ears returning for 6 months they act up at night lots of fatigue doctor wont listen, says to take ibprophen help?

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Dr. Marwan Akasheh
38 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Take it out: Since they are causing symptoms and bothering you to search for help and they have been for a while i consider removing one for biopsy and getting a correct diagnosis.
Answered on Jan 29, 2014
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