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A 21-year-old male asked:

Can sinus or rhintis cause lymph nodes in neck , they r very small n sometime they disappear..what to do ?

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Dr. William Culviner
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Sometimes: Any infection of the sinuses, scalp, face, ears, nose, mouth, teeth, and throat could cause enlargement of the cervical lymph nodes. Usually, the lymph nodes would resolve when the infection clears. If lymph nodes are large (> 1-2 cm) and persist then consider evaluation further with ENT specialist.
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