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What malignant tumor could be in a child's neck?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 74 years experience
Variable: If there is a tumor, it needs urgent medical attention for diagnosis.
Dr. James Sidman
Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 41 years experience
A few possibilities: There are a few possible malignancies found in a child's neck. The most common would be lymphoma, but rhabdomyosarcoma, thyroid cancer, and other unusual tumors are possible.

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