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Hard lump under jaw left side of neck. Been for scans. Biopsy and lymph node removed 3 weeks ago. Lump still there and more painful, what could it be?

Hard lump under jaw left side of neck. Been for scans. Biopsy and lymph node removed 3 weeks ago. Lump still there and more painful, what could it be?

Wait for report: Wait for biopsy report , if it is benign, it is post operative reaction and will subside in couple of wks , speak to your surgeon if any treatment(s) are required based on the report. ...Read more

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I feel lump under jaw on my left side especially it is visible when i m swallowing. Ent said its nothing and MRI came back normal! it is not symmetric?

I feel lump under jaw on my left side especially it is visible when i m swallowing. Ent said its nothing and MRI came back normal! it is not symmetric?

SEE SPECIALIST: My question is was the MRI with or without oral contrast if the MRI negative with oral contrast then you have a inflamed salivary gland that could be enlarged and inflamed and still can fouled the MRI and looks normal for that two weeks course of antibiotics and reevaluate still the possibility of pocket in the esophagus but that should showed in MRI with contrast. ...Read more

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I have a pea sized movable lump under jaw. It was large i had a virus for 3 weeks; then decreased to the pea sized shape. Ent & pcp Doc said insignificant node. Worried it never went back to original

I have a pea sized movable lump under jaw.  It was large i had a virus for 3 weeks; then decreased to the pea sized shape. Ent & pcp Doc said insignificant node. Worried it never went back to original

Agree it is insignif: The basic function of lymph nodes is to trap germs and attempt to kill them,,resulting in their enlargement,other causes,that need further evaluation,if the glands are suspicious and keep enlarging,since the lump is getting smaller,there is nothing to worry at this time. ...Read more

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Aching neck, pains in the jaw and lumps on cheeks--grinding?

Aching neck, pains in the jaw and lumps on cheeks--grinding?

Dentist: Should see a dentist and possibly get to source of the grinding or have a custom mouthpiece constructed. If the teeth are worn down, this will change your bite, which in turn can cause muscle and TMJ problems. ...Read more

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Hi I have just felt a small lump in the top middle of my neck below the jaw is it normal ?

Hi I have just felt a small lump in the top middle of my neck below the jaw is it normal 




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??salivary stone: The spot you are describing is where the submandibular salivary glands are,one on each side of the midline.Each gland has a duct(channel)which carries saliva to the floor of the mouth.There may be a stone in one duct blocking salivary flow.See an ENT specialist or go to your doctor for appropriate referral.Good luck. ...Read more

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What might be causing the painful recurring lump on the upper left side of my neck right under my jaw?

What might be causing the painful recurring lump on the upper left side of my neck right under my jaw?

Neck lump jaw pain: See a head and neck or oral and maxillofacial surgeon. Many neck/jaw masses are dental in origin, and are often overlooked. Wisdom teeth, abscessed jaw teeth, or other dental pathology may present this way. A good oral exam of the teeth and jaws is a good first step. ...Read more