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A 22-year-old male asked:

I'm 22 and have 6 to 8 lumps on my head neck and higher back. their not pimples. it's scaring me i think cancer is in my lymph nodes?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Get them checked: At your age they might be lymph node cancer, which is quite treatable if you get a diagnosis & get started. It might also just be inflamed lymph nodes if your scalp/skin has issues with rash/bug bites, skin infection, etc. You can suffer with the pain of not knowing or get moving and find out. Its up to you to do something.

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Last updated Nov 20, 2018

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