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3-4 soft mobile bumps on neck. both right & left side. left side is 3.5" above collar bone, 2nd left at ear level. the right is 2" above collar. ?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Could be sick.: Lymph nodes often enlarge in areas of infection or inflammation. If you have symptoms in that anatomic region, then perhaps there's a good reason for them to be swollen. If not, and they persist beyond one month, you might want to consider them getting checked out and perhaps even removed for diagnosis.

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