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A 32-year-old female asked:

Given amitriptyline for headaches 2 wks, ago &has helped. but under left jaw feel sore lump that comes & goes, doc felt 2 weeks ago but never felt it?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
? Lymph Node ?: You may have an enlarged submandibular lymph node. They can be easier to feel if palpated directly over the jaw bone - but may be hard to feel if it drops down below that. If it has not resolved in next 4 weeks, consult with your physician.
Dr. Tedde Rinker
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Or consult your dentist. Enlarged lymph nodes are often noticed close to an area that is infected or inflamed
Jul 29, 2013

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