A 25-year-old male asked:

25 yr old male.lymph node behind right ear,1 cm diameter, movable, found 3 months ago and still there. no other symptoms, could it be lymphoma?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Unlikely: The lymph node is likely in reaction to something in/on your scalp. May be just dandruff. Try washing your scalp every day and see if that helps. Note that it will take a few months for the node to subside after the irritant is taken away.
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