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Lump On Neck Under Chin
Moveable lump inside neck under chin when I massage it goes down. Is this tension or maybe to much stress on my neck? Been there 10 years.
Lump/ball in neck-under chin for a year. No pain and I can only feel it if I push down on it. It's maybe the size of a dime. What is it?
Lymph node: I think you should be checked for any mass under the chin. This may be a submandibular lymph node; however, you must have it checked to find out why it happpened. ...Read more
Yes: This would be helpful and would be effective in determining the best course of therapy. ...Read more
My 5 y/o has a super ball sized, hard, painful, lump on neck near chin. Does the pain suggest that this is probably an infection?
Possible cyst: It could be an infection if it is hot and red. If not then it could be a thyroglossal duct cyst. See your doc. ...Read more
I have a small lump on neck above my collar bone. Its not noticeable until lean my head to the side. Had this b4 but it was a lot bigger & noticeable?
My lips bleed and swelled its too much pain and my teech and gums got pained also my neck got lumps in middle and under chin?
Lump under chin right where throat starts and connects to chin. More on left side. Feels strange. What could be cause?
I have a white spot on the side of my tongue and a lump under the chin line. I had thyroid removed from cancer and I have a history of cancer. What could it be?
Had throat infection. Finished anti biotics 4 days ago. Painless movable lumps under chin and jaw still there? What are they?
Infection: This description sounds like lymph nodes. It is common to get swollen lymph nodes during an infection. These will go away on their own. If they persists weeks to months after an infection, I suggest seeing your pcp for further examination. ...Read more
Are there blood test or ultra sounds to see if u have globus pharyngeus? Have what feels like a lump in throat directly under chin to the right.
Tests: You do not need any blood work or ultrasounds until you have seen an Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor. ...Read more
I've had tonsillitis for a long time, waiting to get tonsils removed, now noticed a nickel sized lump under chin on throat, I'm 24. What is it?
Lymphadenopathy: Infections of the tonsil or pharynx can be accompanied with cervical or submandibular lymph node swelling. An abcess or subcutaneous mass should be ruled out. ...Read more
Small painful lump behind ear & under chin. Ear aches as well as scratchy throat. Want to go to dr, but it's the weekend. What to do to ease symptoms?
Ear Pain: The lumps you have noticed are most likely swollen "glands" or lymph nodes. These enlarge and can be painful when you are fighting an infection. The ear pain with the location of the swollen lymph nodes sounds suspicious for an ear infection. I recommend ibuprofen 400mg every 6-8 hours for the pain and seeing a doctor tomorrow to check your ear and throat. ...Read more
I have 3 red lumps on my chin2 on bottom lip clear liquid comes out itches feels tight have got sore lump in throat under chin in centre hard 2 swallow?
Sounds infectious: Although it is very hard to determine what a rash is without seeing it, it sounds like you are describing a viral infection. The little lumps with clear fluid are probably blisters, and the lump under the chin is probably an enlarged lymph node from the rash. The most likely virus would be herpes simplex, which is the virus that causes recurrent cold sores. I suggest a visit to be seen for this. ...Read more
Feels like something caught in throat all the time. Growing lump on neck under jaw. What could it be? Been getting worse last 3 years!
Lump: You need to have this checked especially if you smoke. I feel you should see your physician, . ...Read more
I feel a grape sized lump on neck under my ear next to my jawbone. Hard, fixed, for many years. Have lump at the same spot on other side but smaller?
Surgeon or Derm.: Ask your dentist or primary care physician. Give them more details on the history of the mass (es) and any symptoms associated with them. They will probably send you to an oral surgeon or dermatologist depending on their clinical findings. It's good that it hasn't changed much (usually that suggests it's benign). Could be a number of different things. ...Read more
V hard lump on neck, under ear behind jaw, comes & goes. Not v painful but aware of. On amtrymitline for headaches. Seen dentist & doc all blood work ok?
It depends: A trigger point is the presence of tiny knots along a muscle fiber and when pressed may causes severe pain (jump sign). If you are saying a non painful lump on your neck and there is no limitation on your range of motion. It is unlikely to be a trigger point. Have it checked by your doctor. ...Read more
Lump on neck visible when I look up and the neck stretches. It doesn't hurt, but it doesn't move around when I stretch the skin. Should I be worried?
Yes: Neck lumps not normal. See ENT doc for evaluation and recommendations ...Read more