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Home Remedies For Swollen Thyroid
I have all symptoms of hypothyroidism, but blood tests are normal. Plus a swollen thyroid left side. What can cause this? Hair is really falling out.
Other possibilities.: The Thyroid is not the only endocrine gland that affects metabolism, mood, menstrual cycles and hair follicle activity in women your age. It's quite possible that you are experiencing peri-menopause, or that you have Vitamin D deficiency. Has the enlargement of the thyroid gland been confirmed/examined with ultrasound? If not it should be. Your other hormones and a D level should be checked also. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swollen lymph nodes on neck - had them for about 3 months already. What is the fastest treatment for this?
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad 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. 3 months requires evaluation. Read more
16, female. Hard to pee, frequent urge to pee, common uti's but symptoms don't go away after treatment. Swollen but painless glands in neck.
Soreness when swallowing, but no raspiness or pain when eating. Lymph nodes in neck are not swollen but are tender to touch. What is it/ treatment?
Exam: Ou need an examination and blood testing- pain on swallowing is a serious symptom. Read more
Allergy reaction on wed I went to the salon to get a hair cut and treatment for my hair, the product they used cause allergy from my neck up, my face y swollen and is read all over. Went to the clinic dr give me injection on friday and prednisone 10mg. P
Does Tb neck lymphadenitis cause swollen lymph node on labia majora? Are they related? Already taking treatment for 5 months.
I have a hard swollen lymph on my neck below my ear. My biopsy result says 'reactive lymphadenitis'. Is it necessary to get medical treatment?
Swollen lymphnodes in neck for 3 months. WBC was normal and did not shrink after antibiotic treatment. Ct was normal. Should I get further testing?
Yes: CT of WHAT was normal? If you can feel enlarged lymph nodes, those should be visible on CT scan. But CT does not distinguish between benign and malignant lymph nodes. A biopsy may be indicated. Yes, you should be re-evaluated. Your description is compatible with Hodgkin's disease, as well as with minor illnesses. I can't tell which you have. Neither can you. See a doctor. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had swollen lymphnodes in my neck for 3 months. My WBC was normal and they did not shrink after antibiotic treatment and my CT was normal?
My 7 years old daughter Marjan was taking velosafe syrup 6 ml each time, three times a day and brufen 4 ml at every six hours for her swollen neck posterior lymph nodes during treatment doctor advised some tests like cbc crp sgpt infectious mono and sgpt
Lymph nodes: Hello SBaldwin. I am unable to check proper dosages of the meds not knowing her weight but I recommend continuing with the current treatment and labs. It looks like your doctor wants to cover any current bacterial infection and check for other causes to include viruses that linger for a while before resolving. For future consults, my direct link is: healthtap. Com/vanessanealmd key code PNYTKV. Read more
Have white toungue and sore throat also my neck and groin lymph nodes are swollen was diagnosed with strep but got treatment my throat still hurts?
May be viral, mono, s: May not be strep. Consider reculture and not the screen to get better identification. This could be viral. Your physician can better clarify this. Read more
Aunt- stage 4 lung cancer, no treatment weak heart, swollen neck lymph, coughing up blood, oxygen, hospice, life expectancy?
Preterminal: Unfortunately the patient appears to be preterminal with life expectancy predicted to be in days or weeks. Hospice care will ensure that pain and suffering will be avoided and will not prolong death. I assume that the patient and family understands and agrees with this plan of care. Read more
Are your neck lymph nodes pose to be able for you to feel them? Anyway to make them go down if they're swollen. Home remedies?
No: Lymph nodes in the neck are not usually palpable unless there is an infectious process in the throat, tonsils or in an area that drain to these nodes. Others etiologies may be the cause for enlarged LNs and better checked with a physician. Read more
Is itchy, sore throat (w/ coughs) normally accompanied by warm sensation around neck? Had sore throats bfore w/o warm sensation. Home remedies/treatment?
Red flag: Swelling is one of the signals your body uses to tell you that there's something wrong. By the time your gums are swollen enough to alarm you there is probably a significant gum disease problem that requires professional care, and you are probably beyond a diy cure. Please see your dentist for an examination and evaluation now. Referral to a periodontist may be indicated. Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is there any kind of home treatment that you can do to repair a swollen herniated navel, I really Need help but cant afford Medical treatment?
I'm 23, single. Just realized I hv swollen Bartholin's gland (left side) 'out of the blue'! pain n I can't sit or walk comfortably. Any home remedy?
Allergies: Allergies cause swollen eyelids. Cold compress can relieve the swelling. Over-the-counter allergy medicine, such as loratidine (claritin) & eyedrops help relieve it. Zaditor (ketotifen) is a good eye drop for itching. If it persists or gets worse go to your doctor. Another cause could be a blocked sweat duct around the eye. In that case patients respond to warm compress. It could also be other problems. Read more