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2 Year Old Swollen Lymph Nodes
My 2 year old daughter has swollen lymph nodes in 4 places all over her body for over a year now when should it go away or could it be cancer?
My 2.5 year old son has swollen lymph nodes in neck, clavicle, underarm and groin. Only swollen on the left side, fever started 2 days ago.
Lymphadenopathy: At this age, we see fever with certain group of lymph node enlargement, like neck, under chin, behind ears and some other areas. Cause is mostly of viral. If multiple groups are involved with fever but no rash, i will advise to have a thorough exam by his pediatrician, check for liver /spleen enlargement, have simple blood test like a cbc. With diff. And any more if needed. Do not get scared. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 yr old has sandpaper rash all over body, and swollen lymph nodes! Strep test-negative. What could this be? No new foods or soaps, or any changes.
My 3.5 year old son has had some swollen lymph nodes since april when he caught strep they are still enlarged ?
Doctor can re-check: Young children can have swollen lymph nodes for months, especially if they catch a cold or a strep throat every couple of months. It is important to see the same doctor, so that the same person is examining the child's neck. He can compare his exams from different visits, and can also swab the throat for strep at follow-up visits. There are few rare, bad diseases that also cause persistent nodes. ...Read more
My sinuses have been bad this year. Can this cause swollen lymph nodes? One side is worse than the other. Is this normal?
Are swollen lymph nodes in the arm and neck a cause for concern? They have been swollen and very hard for a year.
Evaluation : By a doctor is recommended for further workup. ...Read more
Have eczema on hands for 4 years last year developed swollen lymph nodes, been over a year have one on left side and about 5 on right, neck hurts.
Could be serious: This could be a very serious finding. I suggest you see your doctor sooner vs later. ...Read more
Swollen lymph nodes on left side of neck since last year may, havent not grown. All soft, moves easily. very skinny guy. Some ear aches just started?
My 7 year daughter was recently bitten by a tick on her scalp. Now she has 3 swollen lymph nodes behind her ear. Will they go away by themselves?
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I've had swollen lymph nodes for over year..Now my tounge and roof of mouth hurts..I have a sore on roof of mouth..My ears also hurt?
Active/swollen nodes: Aka lymphadenopathy, that have been symptomatic for a year suggest a chronic problem w infection or systemic issues. This is not normal. Get to your otolaryngologist or oral surgeon asap. Very important that you be examined and find the source of this long standing issue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See doctor: Many swollen lymph nodes would be a reason to see the doctor as soon as possible. Some blood testing will likely be done to find the cause. ...Read more
Are painless swollen lymph nodes for 2 years likely yo be cancerous? No other symptoms. No other conditions related.
How big?: That is a good long time. In a young woman it could be hodgkin's disease even with minimal symptoms. In an older patient it could be indolent non-hodgkin's lymphoma. This is worst case, but may be deserving of some work-up. ...Read more
I have two swollen lymph nodes at the back of my neck but can be felt only when i touch them, should I be concerned?
Yes.: Should be concerned , if they are not associated with any infections , and persist for more than 2 weeks, also growing. See your doctor. ...Read more
I have had swollen lymph nodes come and go for about 3 months now. No other symptoms, and I have used the same deodorant for over 10 years.
Where: Dependent on where the gland swelling is. But for this to be present for 3 months is not a normal occurrence I would suggest seeing your DR and getting a full exam to find the etiology of the swelling. ...Read more
Each month i get swollen lymph nodes on both sides of my neck, that last four a week or so had it for over 2 years but getting more frequent?
Go see an ENT doctor: It could be just repeated viral infections(colds) but you need to be sure that you do not have strept throat. A visit to your ENT doctor can help. If you want to try controlling it on your own, i wiould sugges that you try taking vitamin c, 500mg daily and give it a 6 month trial(it is pretty cheap vitamin). This may help, in which case you should continue taking it on a regular basis. ...Read more
Not always.: While it is true that lymph nodes that remain stable in size are "more likely than not" to be cancerous, that is not an absolute rule. In fact, many lymphomas may grow very slowly and not demonstrate any appreciable change in size over a few years. I advise you to seek out medical evaluation, if for no other reason than peace of mind. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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