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I had a ct of my neck done which show seven mildly prominent lymphnodes on left side, largest was 9 mm. should i worry? all my basic labs were fine.

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Dr. John Feola answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

R/O LYMPHADENOPATHY : LYMPHADENOPATHY THAT PERSISTS LONGER THAN 8 WEEKS DEMANDS A FULL EVALUATION. You need an Exam& Labs. CT SCAN OF CHEST ABD & PELVIS. BX OF LYMPH NODE. If the pathology is not diagnostic you need a RADICAL LYMPH DISSECTION TO R/O LYMPHOMA VS METASTATIC PROCESS VS SARCOIDOSIS S. SEEK PROMPT EVALUATION FROM YOUR INTERNIST AND A GENERAL SURGEON.

Answered 9/1/2015

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