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Bainbridge, GA
A 18-year-old female asked:

I've had swollen auxiliary lymphnodes for a month. they are feel like hard lumps. and i seem to keep getting sick like my immune system is being suppresed. my doctor order and x ray and ct scan, should i be worried? any idea what it may be?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
Yes: But at your age, one would consider mono or CMV as potential causes as well. You need blood tests to rule out a hematologic disorder as well. Consult a hematologist if your doctor can't provide you with an answer since the problem has gone on long enough.
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