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Palmer, AK
A 57-year-old male asked:

My lymph nodes were destroyed during radiation to my voice box now i have bad cramps on each side under my jaw and the back of my head neck has lumps ?

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Dr. Stephania Timothy
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Neck lumps: With your history of having cancer, it is always concerning when a patient states that they have new lumps especially in the vicinity of an area that has already been treated for cancer. I would recommend having these examined to ensure they are not lymph nodes that are swollen.

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