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A 31-year-old female asked:

If my lymph nodes are swollen why did my doc say i have a sinus infection i am also coughing a lot what could i have my strep came back negative so ?

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Dr. Steve Choi
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Still consistent: Lymph node swelling is not unique to strep throat or pharyngitis. The lymph nodes swelling in your neck can be caused by a sinus infection, bronchitis, upper respiratory infection. It is part of the process.

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