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A 27-year-old male asked:

Is a slightly swollen right neck lymph node commonly caused by lymphoma? accompanied by mild sore throat, no fever. quite anxious about health stuff.

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Dr. Gregory Chan
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 57 years experience
Time will tell: If the lymph node grows in a short period (three weeks), it is suspicious of lymphoma. If it stay the same, look for chronic irritation or infection in the ear canal, lobe or temporal scalp.
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