can gingivitis cause swollen lymph nodes

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Dr. Michael Miller answered:

What can cause swollen lymph nodes?

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The lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. The Lymph Nodes "taste" the lymph to see if anything bad is there like bacteria, viruses, cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react
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Can stress cause swollen lymph nodes?

Not

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typically
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Can teething cause swollen lymph nodes?

Possibly

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It's not common for teething to cause swollen lymph nodes but it is possible. Have child checked by a physician to rule out other possibilities
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Dr. Ronald Krauser answered:

Can psoriasis cause swollen lymph nodes?

Possibly

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Lymph nodes enlarge as a reaction to inflammation so if the skin inflammation is significant then enlargement can occur.
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Dr. Tracy Lovell answered:

Can metformin cause swollen lymph nodes?

No

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I have never heard of that happening with metformin. See your doctor for an evaluation of the swollen lymph nodes
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Dr. Tracy Lovell answered:

What can cause swollen lymph nodes in lungs?

A number of things

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infections, malignancy, and autoimmune diseases can all cause swollen lymph nodes in the lungs
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Dr. Sewa Legha answered:

Can hypothyroidism cause swollen lymph nodes?

No, not likely

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This may be a coincidence; hypothyroidism doe snot do anything to the lymph nodes. Find some other reason for it.
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Dr. David Sneid answered:

Can diabetes medicine cause swollen lymph nodes?

It would be

Diabetes
VERY uncommon. More likely an infection of some sort,
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Dr. Sewa Legha answered:

Can a sore in the nose cause swollen lymph nodes?

Not usually

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Look for another reason for swollen lymph nodes and consult your physician.
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Dr. John Francis answered:

Can gingivtis cause swollen lymph nodes on both sides?

Sure

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Gingivitis is caused by bacteria, it's an infection. And the lymph nodes in the neck are scavengers for anything coming from your mouth. Too much bacteria, and they too get inflammed.
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