A 37-year-old female asked:
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have a lump about size of a pea next to artery on left side of neck where i can feel pulse. noticed this for about a few days. cause of concern?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Watch it: Check it every week or so. If it does not double in size, nor becomes painful, you may leave it alone. An occasional enlarged lymph node in the neck is not uncommon. Make sure to take care of your oral health to ensure it not due to something in your mouth.
Answered on May 9, 2016

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