Lakewood Township, NJ
A 25-year-old female asked:

Hard small lump under arm doctor felt said prob a lymph node.took cbc lymph absolute3.3.have very small itchy rash and sore throat.should i be nervous?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 35 years experience
Doctor can recheck: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Strep throat can occur with a rash, but some viruses also cause rashes.
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