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A 21-year-old female asked:

have a lump on my lower right side neck close to my collar bone. it hurts when i put pressure and move up and down when i swallow. please help me. ?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 30 years experience
Need evaluation: It could be a carbuncle or a mass
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Needs to be checked
May 22, 2015

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