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A 18-year-old female asked:

Hello, i've noticed a lump on the back of my head (ear level) and i suspect a swollen lymph node (it is movable). i also have aphthous on my gums. could this be the cause? (unrelated-i've recently started a chc) thanks?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
CHC: No idea what CHC stands for. Lump: See your General Physician to determine the cause, and thus the appropriate treatment. See your General Dentist to determine if intra-oral lesions are truly aphthous ulcers or something else entirely. Your practitioners have spent thousands of hours in training. Take advantage of their expertise.
Dr. Neil McLeod
Dr. Neil McLeod commented
Prosthodontics 50 years experience
A good answer from Dr. Malerman!
Feb 3, 2021

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