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Tender enlarged lymph node under chin ?

Tender enlarged lymph node under chin
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Probably your friend: I've had one since a strep throat in med school. Different people have big lymphoid outposts in different places. They're there to help you, and only if they are clearly abnormal (huge, rock-hard, stuck to something they shouldn't be) should you consider biopsy. ...Read more

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White spots on tonsils, lip sore, fatigue and enlarged lymph node only on left side under my chin. No fever. Should i be worried?

White spots on tonsils, lip sore, fatigue and enlarged lymph node only on left side under my chin. No fever. Should i be worried?

Probably not: Sounds like a viral infection involving your tonsils, cold sore on lips, enlarged node and fatigue could all be present during a viral infection. Keep hydrated, treat fevers, rest and symptoms should improve .If symptoms worsen could have bacterial infection and may need throat culture and antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have slightly enlarged lymph node under jaw, what do I do?

I have slightly enlarged lymph node under jaw, what do I do?

Follow: If you have a infection and the lymph nodes (lns) resolve, it is from the infection. If you don't have an obvious infection and they are: growing, painful, or worrisome -- then see a physician to evaluate. ...Read more

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What are the causes of extremely enlarged lymph node under the jaw?

What are the causes of extremely enlarged lymph node under the jaw?

Many causes: Too hard to tell here. All require investigation and treatment, so you best go see a doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I have extremely enlarged lymph node under the jaw?

Monitoring Centers: 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. 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/harden in response to the inflammation created when they react. ...Read more

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Just woke up with what seems to be enlarged lymph node under left jaw. Not very movable, but soft. Not visabilly noticeable. Lymphoma? 26 yo f.

Unlikely: Lymph nodes that 'pop up' suddenly are not likely from lymphoma. If lymph nodes remain enlarged for 4-6 weeks, then they need to be evaluated by a medical professional. Lymph nodes in the region of the jaw might indicate mouth or teeth problems. ...Read more

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Very enlarged lymph node under ear for around 6 months. Getting bigger and harder everyday. Sometimes achy. Visible and about size of 2.5 CM diameter.

Very enlarged lymph node under ear for around 6 months. Getting bigger and harder everyday. Sometimes achy. Visible and about size of 2.5 CM diameter.

See physician: This may be a serious problem or it could be a something very benign. I think you need to see your physician or go to walk in center. ...Read more

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I have an enlarged lymph node under my left ear could this be a cyst? And why did it just randomly pop up? How can I make it go away?

I have an enlarged lymph node under my left ear could this be a cyst? And why did it just randomly pop up? How can I make it go away?

Get it checked: Difficult to say why anything like that "pops up" with no reason. There are typically causes of these types of things, and a review of the history with your doctor can help reveal the cause and the solution to the problem. See a doctor soon. ...Read more

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