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Enlarged Lymph Nodes In Abdomen In Children
Normal chest X-ray & abdominal/pelivic CT scan, but positive TB skin test? I have low grade fevers, extreme fatigue & swollen lymph nodes. Tb?
My son is coughing and has enlarged lymph nodes. Two small ones on each side of his neck (for over 8 weeks) and a new one the size of a cherry pit.
Is it normal to have enlarged lymph nodes in the abdomen ? In a 12 year old? Was told that this something often seen in young girls?
Enlarged lymph nodes: in the abdomen, was that on an imaging study or by physical exam? At any rate it is common to have some enlarged lymph nodes in a region where there is an infection or inflammation, that how the lymph system functions till infection/inflammation is cleared. Whether it is often seen in young girls, is somehow a vague statement! ...Read more
Recent ultrasound of neck showed 3 abnormal but not enlarged lymph nodes. US of abdomen was normal as well as blood work for liver, kidneys and thyro?
Have Dr. monitor: Depending if the nodes are on only one side or large, hard or soft, pea-size or marble size will determine what your doctor will do to make sure that nothing dangerous is happening. Good that your blood work and imaging are normal. If your nodes have been enlarged for some time, s/he will continue monitoring you. ...Read more
I have been being watched for lymphoma, and have multiple enlarged lymph nodes. The left lower side has been hurting, could that be my spleen?
It is possible: Depending on how low, could be your spleen, intestines, kidney or even ovary. Given your enlarged lymph nodes, an enlarged spleen is definitely a possibility. As you may have been told, if lymphoma is a concern, a biopsy will be required to make the diagnosis. I hope you get better soon. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nodes are of porta: The liveer sits in the upper rt abdomen right under diaphragm. The outflow of the liver is at the porta hepatis, Here the common duct outflow is present with inflow of the protal vein. The hepatic artery enters the porta at this point to feed the liver. Associated lymph nodes are in close proximity to the portal vessel structures extending down to surface of the duodenum. ...Read more
What can cause progressively rising WBC count, now 23, 000, enlarged lymph nodes, and severe side cramps under ribs mainly on right side?
Need to see your PC: Considering the above symptoms and signs, there is a need to set up an appointment with your pcp or hemotologist/oncologist asap. Do you have any fever, chills, sweating, bleeding tendency, weight loss + bone pains.Though chronic infections can cause above picture like tb, TB like infections , brucellosis etc, blood problems like lymphoma, leukemias need to be ruled out. Need to get detailed work up. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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