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Lymph Gland Swollen
If my lymph glands swollen in the pelvic area, should I push it out or leave it. I was squishing all my cellulite out of my stomach the day i noticed?
Lymph nodes: Don't push on it. Your lymph nodes help fight off infection in your body. They may be swollen due to whatever you were doing to your abdomen. You may also have an abdominal or pelvic infection. Have you had a fever? Go see your doctor if this doesn't resolve on its own in a few days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not likely: Even with widespread metastases all the lymph nodes may not be swollen. ...Read more
Infection, cancer: Lymph nodes swell when they 'catch' a virus or bacteria. Immune cells multiply to fight the infx, causing swelling of the node(s). U can have 1 swell without other symptoms of illness. If it persists > 2-3 wks, get checked out. If a node is painful, it's more likely due to infx than something like cancer. The nodes 'catch' cancer cells that multiply & enlarge the ever-growing nodes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have had a lump on my neck for a couple of months now. For the past week it has been giving me sharp pains in my neck. My lymph glands also swollen?
Infection: Viral or bacterial infection coming from or originating from the head and neck region. Get it checked out. ...Read more
My lymph gland is swollen up big on the left side, and the gum back by my left wisdom tooth is swollen big too, what could this be?
Pericornitis: It sounds like an infection ( called pericornitis) that occurs usually by the wisdom teeth. There is often a little flap of tissue over the back part of the tooth and food gets trapped causing an infection and swelling. This can turn into a very serious infection. Make sure you see your dentist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had my neck lymph nodes/glands swollen and sore neck/shoulders for 5 weeks, with phlegm coming up. It's not strep or mono. Is that symptoms of HIV?
You're better: It means that what ever was causing the swollen gland has resolved and the gland has returned to its normal small size. ...Read more
Should i be worried about a right swollen lymph gland that shows in the morning and is not there throughout day?
Not a lymph node: I doubt a lymph node appears and disappears with such regularity. Have a doctor see you during the morning. ...Read more
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