A 38-year-old male asked:
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have a red 1/4 inswollen somewhat painful lump on front of neck at hairline/t-shirt line. on augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for dog bite in lip. what could this bump be?

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Dr. Stanley Halpern
41 years experience Periodontics
Lymph node: It is probably a lymph node that you should see your doctor to evaluate to make sure that it's not growing or does not need to be biopsied
Answered on Jan 12, 2015
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