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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Lump At Front Of Neck (Definition)

Swelling prominent in anterior part of the neck, such ...Read more


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There has been a hard, very painful lump in my neck under my TMJ joint for 2 years. It has recently doubled in size. What should I do?

There has been a hard, very painful lump in my neck under my TMJ joint for 2 years. It has recently doubled in size. What should I do?

See doctor: t is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Hard, non painful small lump in my neck under my lymph nodes. Any ideal what this? MRI showed no concern on it.

Hard, non painful small lump in my neck under my lymph nodes. Any ideal what this? MRI showed no concern on it.

Get checked: Could be a cyst or fat collection/lipoma. If you had an MRI and it was read normal there is less likelihood this is dangerous. I would see your doctor to review the MRI results and the area that is uncomfortable. Good luck ...Read more

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What could cause this very painful lump in neck?

What could cause this very painful lump in neck?

A few things: Can be an abscess from a tooth, a swollen lymph node, enlarged salivary gland, thyroid mass, cyst, tumor, etc. Whatever it is, not normal. See ENT doc ASAP. ...Read more

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Child has painful lump in neck, painful swallowing, coughing blood for 18 months. Chest xrays clear. Gerd + asthma meds not helping. What could it be?

Child has painful lump in neck, painful swallowing, coughing blood for 18 months. Chest xrays clear. Gerd + asthma meds not helping. What could it be?

Many possibilities.: 18 months is a long time for a child to be ill without a formal diagnosis. Sometimes blood with coughing is actually from the tonsils or sinus drainage, so look to the head as well as the chest and esophagus. After ENT exam, more thorough pulmonary studies like CT scan or bronchoscopy may be indicated, as well as GI endoscopy to assess esophageal inflammation like EE. ...Read more

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Hard lump in neck that feels like grissle - muscle?

Hard lump in neck that feels like grissle - muscle?

A few things: Can be an abscess from a tooth, a swollen lymph node, enlarged salivary gland, thyroid mass, cyst, tumor, etc. Whatever it is, not normal. See ENT doc ASAP. ...Read more

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Pea sized hard lump in neck, should I see doctor?

Pea sized hard lump in neck, should I see doctor?

Yes: Pea size lump in neck might be swollen lymph node,go to doctor and he will examine you to check for any other enlarged lymph nodes. ...Read more

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What are the chances of a hard immovable bone like lump in neck turn out begnin? Not a cyst or infection

What are the chances of a hard immovable bone like lump in neck turn out begnin? Not a cyst or infection

Biopsy: Hard nodes fixed to surrounding tissues are often malignant. But have seen calcified granulomas present like this, due to TB and other slowly progressive infections. The biopsy is the answer. ...Read more