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A 20-year-old male asked:

Is it normal for me to be able to feel lymph nodes on the neck, under jaw, groin and under my chin? i don't have to dig for them and there pea sized. i've had them all for 6 months and they havent changed and i'm very slim too. should i be concerned?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
These could be old burnt out lymph nodes from mononucleosis or some other prior viral infections, but for peace of mind get examined by a physician and have a cbc & differential cell count. Any other appropriate tests will depend upon results of your history,system review and physical examination.
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