A 29-year-old female asked:

I have really swollen lymph nodes on one side of my neck and under my jaw bone on the right side only one side of my throat is swollen and sore ?

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Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Be seen: If your tonsils remain, this could be a peritonsillar abscess. Please be treated and seen. All the best.
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