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A 32-year-old female asked:

V hard lump on neck, under ear behind jaw, comes & goes. not v painful but aware of.on amtrymitline for headaches.seen dentist & doc all blood work ok?

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Dr. William Culviner
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Neck mass: Se an ENT as this could be a sebaceous cyst, a lymph node or parotid gland neoplasm, among other things. It warrants an exam and possibly imaging, followed by a biopsy or removal of the mass.
Dr. Lindsey Wolfer
Dentistry 44 years experience
Sign of infection: Your lymph gland is there. If it is one side you are developing an infection from something on that side. If it is both sides you may have something systemic. See your md or dentist when it is swollen.
Last updated Dec 31, 2018

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