A 25-year-old male asked:
Lump by left side under jawline and where jaw meets the neck. i feel it everytime i turn my head left. im not sick, no fever. just cold sore on lip?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledgeanswered
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Reactive node: Commonly lymph nodes will swell when there is an infection. If it doesnt resolve, be sure to get it checked out. Its of more concern if firm and nontender.
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Dr. Heidi Fowleranswered
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Lymphadenopathy: Agree with Dr. Rutledge. The lump may be swollen submandibular lymph notes that are a reaction to the inflammation associated with the cold sore.
153 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 25, 2019
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