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Lump Above The Adams Apple
My 10 year old son has suddenly developed a very painful lump just above his adams apple. What could this be?
Hi so recently over the past two days I have developed a small egg shaped lump right above my adams apple. Should I Be worried?
I scratched my neck and felt a lump just above my adams apple to the left, it moves up and down with my adams apple. It does not hurt at all ?
See a doctor : Go and see a doctor it is not normal to have a mass there please ...Read more
My 14 yr old so. Has a. Marble size hard immovable lump just above his Adams Apple to the left. It has been there for 3 months and he doesn't think it has grown. It is not painful. Should I continue to wait or get him in immediately?
Probably benign node: If he doesn't have additional big nodes under his arm pits and groin, and is otherwise in good shape, you can watch it till his next appointment to get it checked out. These probably are Mandibular nodes from enlarged tonsils and other common frequent infections in the head and neck region. Fir his age, EBV is a common culprit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer