A 45-year-old female asked:
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I feel a pea lump on lower neck left side above clavicle. It seems to be getting smaller but not sure. Discover 10 days ago. I had. Thyroid cancer 2y?

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Dr. Tracie Updike
28 years experience in Family Medicine
See your PCP: You need to see your family doctor. You should be seeing your cancer doctor at least once a year.
Answered on Jan 13, 2013

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