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Glands Under Chin
Swelling in gland under chin left side? Pulsates with hb. Took antibiotics and hasint gone away. Noticed 1st when my anxiety started. Scared need reas
See a surgeon...: Many times swelling under the jaw is an inflamed lymph node or salivary gland. However, if a course of antibiotics has failed, it may be a good idea to see if a surgeon would recommend a biopsy to see what is causing the swelling. It may be something as simple as a cyst that needs drained or a blocked salivary duct. Following this up is important make sure it isn't something more serious. ...Read more
I'm concerned because I have swollen submental gland (under chin gland) and right ear inner canal infection?
You need to be treat: You need to consult your doctor if you have not already done and with proper treatment you will recover.So follow the directions of your doctor. ...Read more
Rash on my upper thighs and armpit which turn black, fever and swollen gland under chin what could it be?
Separate problems. : The rash on the intertriginous areas are due to irritation and rubbing depending on your size and condition such as diabetes and sweating which can cause fungal infection. Nodes depend on the drainage system of lymph vessels and what you feel has to be above it to drain there. Look for possible infection from above such as pharyngitis or facial infection, even acne. ...Read more
Feel run down, gland next to left ear swollen and gland under chin, bean sized shape swollen. Lasted 3-5 months but blood tests all normal?
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. Since you had blood tests, you likely saw a doctor and it would be prudent to discuss the matter with your doctor. ...Read more
Swollen gland under chin on right side, lymph node that sticks out, pain in neck and shoulders, Reynauds, anxiety, slightly elevated lupus scan. ?
Hi I was given a nose spray for allergy a month ago now I have irritating cough with mucus production and tender gland under chin on right side?
Unrelated: It is unlikely that the nose spray is causing your cough or tender glands. I suspect that you may be suffering from a right sided (maxillary?) sinusitis and thus the cough. However you should get examined by your doctor to make sure that you don't have asthma as well since allergic rhinitis not infrequently progress to allergic asthma. ...Read more
I know I have tonsil stones . Can these cause post nasal drip and tender gland under chin ? My dr. says nothing can be done but it hurts and the post
See ENT: I believe an ENT doctor will be able to help you on this. I would leave it alone if you have no symptoms but if you have a lot of discomfort from it, then something (including tonsillectomy) needs be done. ...Read more
Now month 9 still have swollen glands under chin that have become painful. ENT says that they will go down they want to. What can I do for relief?
See pediatrician: If the child has had painful lymph node for 9 months, you need to get him checked. See another ENT if necessary. ...Read more