U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 23-year-old female asked:

I have had swollen lymph nodes on each side of my jaw for almost 2 years. i have had several chest xrays, blood tests which were normal.should i worry?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Probably not: If these nodes are not larger than 1/4 inch and have not changed in 2 years, they are likely from scarring left over from an inflammation . Talk to your doctor next time you see him to address your concern.
Last updated Aug 30, 2017


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.