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Louise Hay Swollen Glands
West Nile? Mosquito bite inflamed/rash. Severe headache. Stiff neck/swollen lymph nods. Fever. Sore throat. Was bit in Santa Clara county...
Go to ER: They can check you with special tests to find out what it is. ...Read more
Throat feels congested, no cough or runny nose, swollen glands in jaw, back, groin and armpit. Infection?
Yes: If this has been present for no more than 2 weeks, a viral infection is the likely cause . If the symptoms go beyond that or are getting worse, see your doctor. ...Read more
Sore throat, swollen glands & red swollen tonsils. No white patches, no fever or stuffy nose. Allergies? What should I do?
Swollen gland: Likely what you are describing is something called lymphadenopathy, which is swelling and inflammation of lymph nodes. This can lead to pain and can be aggravated by movement, depending on the location of the swollen lymph node. Generally speaking, most lymphadenopathy is caused by infectious processes. This could be viral or bacterial. If it is bacterial, the antibiotics can help.Try advil (ibuprofen) too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Swollen partoid gland, 2 swollen lymph nodes under chin, and severe headache no fever no other symptoms, what could be wrong?
Got flu shot on Wednesday. 2 days later, stuffy nose/yellow mucous, body aches , kinda dry mouth/sore throat ,swollen lymph nodes. Flu shot symptoms?
Enlarged lymph nodes under armpits. One is tender. Minor cold symptoms including scratchy throat. Previous anitbio treatment for sinusitis. No fever.
Debilitating fatigue,sore throat,lightheaded,facial swelling, headaches,swollen glands,allergic asthma. Yr-round (worse w allrgy season & pollution)?
Fatigue: Hard to diagnose online. Start with your doctor for a complete checkup. If the work up is normal consider an allergist. ...Read more
He is congecgion, swollen lymph node, runny nose, cough, nausiea, hot flashes, a low grade fever, and fategue. the neighbors smoke. Is it the flu?
Infection vs allergy: Well for is a possibility I would consider other infection or allergy or combination. We need to get the information from your valuation to help make the diagnosis. You can be tested for the flu is well. You may need anti-infectious medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Runny nose, swollen glands, fluid in lungs, consistent mild fever, cough, headache itchy small bumps everywhere, had chkn pox 10 yrs ago. What is this?
Best to see MD: It seems like you have one of the exanthematous childhood diseases like measles. It is best to see your md for precaution and proper diagnosis. It is fraught that childhood diseases when they happen in adults can have possibility of more complications, not necessarily that they happen. ...Read more
2 weeks ago swollen glands, post nasal drip, cough. Got a z-pack- better. Swollen glands are back so is drip. Bad throat pain. Have seas. allergies to?
Allergies: You might have allergies have you tried any OTC medication for allergies like Claritin-D or just plain Claritin along with steroid nasal spry And try saline nasal spry see if does work. If your glands still inflamed you need to see your PCP or allergist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Possibly a virus: It is impossible to say without an exam but those symptoms are typical of a viral infection like infectious mononucleosis. It could also be strep throat or even a problem with the lymph nodes themselves. You should see your doctor. He/she can do a good history and exam and decide if other treatment or testing is needed. ...Read more
Dry mouth white tongue swollen tonsils no swollen glands & no fever tho. Extremely tired.. Allergies?Or could it be strep?
Can persistent fever, dry cough, sore throat, mucus in the throat, NO nose stuffing + swollen lymph gland on right side of neck be an HIV infection?
Very unlikely: It is much more likely to be a common viral infection or Strep. Tobacco use will make the problem worse and prolong the issue. ...Read more
I have swollen lymph nodes , runny nose , frequent cough , and high fever and weeze noise In lungs , what could this be?
Probably cold or flu: Probably just a bad cold or flu. But with "high fever" you need to contact your doctor. Maybe s/he will want to examine you to check for bronchitis or pneumonia that might need an antibiotic. If chills, shortess of breath, if you cough up any blood, or if you have other lung disease like asthma, do it now, even though it's Sunday pm. Otherwise it should be safe to wait until tomorrow. Good luck! ...Read more
Food allergy reaction on Thurs. Sore throat, lip swells, incr. congestion. On Sat, felt like gland in neck swollen, drainage continued. Still allergy?
No: possibly infection, please visit your doctor, first to check whether you have an upper respiratory infection, and to tell him about the food allergy you had, you want to something like Epipen (epinephrine) handy, and to know which foods to avoid, you might need as well evaluation by an allergist, good luck ...Read more
Swollen lymphode left side of neck under chin, very painful to swallow/talk. No fever, cough or sore throat just swollen gland do I need antibiotics?
No: First you need a diagnosis. Lymph nodes enlarge when they are working to contain an infection or a tumor, but this is not always responsive to antibiotics, particularly if due to a virus. See a doctor and have this examined. You could probably wait to see if this went down and became less tender with time before going to an er. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer