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A 22-year-old male asked:

what it means having infraclinical adenopathy in posterior cervical region? more than 5 months . no fever, cbc normal only felt 8mm whenflexed my neck

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Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
No concern: Subclinical lymph nodes in the posterior triangle of the neck, the area behind the sternomastoid muscle are of no concern unless they increase in size and number. Do not examine the neck by flexing which forces even the smallest nodes to feel enlarged. The neck must be relaxed and then feel for te nodesh

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Last updated May 30, 2014

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