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I have enlarged lymph nodes in axilla, retroperitoneal and pelvic area in groin. 2 cm largest with suv 8 being the maximum. ? Feelings

I have enlarged lymph nodes in axilla, retroperitoneal and pelvic area in groin. 2 cm largest with suv 8 being the maximum.   ? Feelings

Possible lymphoma: The presence of lymph nodes that can be palpated in axilla would lead to evaluation of other sites as seen on CAT scan. This procedure must have been ordered to see if other nodal areas were involved as in retroperitoneum. Since there are many causes of multiple areas of enlarged nodes, dx must be determined by bx. Aspiration of no value since architecture of nodes required for proper dx. ...Read more

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Dad had Prostcanc10 yrs remove Prostate, PSA -0. Recent surgery PSA inc from 3-6..remove lymph nodes in pelvic area R/L-no canc.test neg PSA Incr. ?

Dad had Prostcanc10 yrs remove Prostate, PSA -0. Recent surgery PSA inc from 3-6..remove lymph nodes in pelvic area R/L-no canc.test neg PSA
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See remark: It means the cancer may be recurring. Your dad is young. I don't want you to be very apprehensive,but let him see the urologist that did the surgery,or any good urologist for advice. Give him my regards.Tell him to enjoy life and not be too worried ...Read more

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Can tender lymph node in pelvic area be due to ovulation?

Can tender lymph node in pelvic area be due to ovulation?

No.: Those lymph nodes drain the superficial structures of the leg and genitals / lower abdomen. ...Read more

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What do small hard lymph nodes in the pelvic area indicate?

Infection?: Can possibly mean infection or inflammation in the surrounding area. Shaving or waxing can even cause those lymph nodes to swell. Skin rashes, even something as serious as an std. It's probably a good idea to be checked by a doctor. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean if you have lymph nodes in your pelvic area?

Monitoring Centers: The lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes are everywhere and "taste" the lymph to see if there bacteria, viruses, cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge/hard in response to the inflammation created when they react. ...Read more

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How long would it take a lymph node in my pelvic area to go away?

How long would it take a lymph node in my pelvic area to go away?

It depend on the: Reason why the lymph node, if it is infection, it take a week or two, if something else it depend what is it. ...Read more

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I have enlarged lymph nodes in axilla, retroperitoneal and pelvic area in groin. 2 cm largest with suv 8 being the maximum. ? Feelings

Possible lymphoma: The presence of lymph nodes that can be palpated in axilla would lead to evaluation of other sites as seen on CAT scan. This procedure must have been ordered to see if other nodal areas were involved as in retroperitoneum. Since there are many causes of multiple areas of enlarged nodes, dx must be determined by bx. Aspiration of no value since architecture of nodes required for proper dx. ...Read more

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Painful swollen lymph nodes on right side of pelvic area. Pain in right leg lower back and abdomen. Cyst on right side of ovaries what going on?

Painful swollen lymph nodes on right side of pelvic area. Pain in right leg lower back and abdomen. Cyst on right side of ovaries what going on?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. Your symptoms warrant a thorough evaluation. ...Read more