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Elsa, TX
A 16-year-old female asked:

I had a small painful bump under my chin a couple weeks ago and now its no longer there. what could it have been?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Stachler
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Lymph node: It was probably a reactive lymph node after a recent infection , even if you did not recognize it as such. It it is gone, do not worry nothing to lose sleep over. Good luck and good health!

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