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Doctor insights on: Marble Sized Lump In Neck

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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Lump At Front Of Neck (Definition)

Swelling prominent in anterior part of the neck, such ...Read more


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What could cause a pea sized lump in neck?

What could cause a pea sized lump in neck?

Lots of things : There are many different things that can present this way. The most common is an enlarged lymph node. I would recommend an md visit if the issue doesn't resolve. ...Read more

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Can a small lump in neck that's moveable considered lynphoma? Does size indicate if it's lynphoma? I've been losing weight

Can a small lump in neck that's moveable considered lynphoma? Does size indicate if it's lynphoma? I've been losing weight

Not necessarily : Lymph nodes are everywhere in your body and act as filters help your immune system function properly. They can filter foreign particles such drainage from allergies, infection or cancer cells. They can become inflamed or enlarged.An enlarged node's size doesn't tell whether it is more likely or not to be cancerous. further tests such as a CT or biopsy. Neck lump poss thyroid nodule. Appt needed ...Read more

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Pea sized hard lump in neck, should I see doctor?

Pea sized hard lump in neck, should I see doctor?

Yes: Pea size lump in neck might be swollen lymph node,go to doctor and he will examine you to check for any other enlarged lymph nodes. ...Read more

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Lump in neck for about a month. Had bronchitis about 3 weeks ago. Tried zpack&amoxicilin and lump still there about size of nickel. What could it be?

Lump in neck for about a month. Had bronchitis about 3 weeks ago. Tried zpack&amoxicilin and lump still there about size of nickel. What could it be?

Lymph node?: When did it appear? How big? Is it getting bigger, staying the same size, or slowly getting smaller? If it appeared when you were sick with the bronchitis, i would assume at this point that they are related. It can take 1-2 months for the lymph node to shrink after an infection. As long as no new lumps appear, you are feeling well otherwise, i think you could watch it. If not, go see doc. ...Read more

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What would cause a palpable and visible lump in neck to not show up on ct scan? About the size of grape...

What would cause a palpable and visible lump in neck to not show up on ct scan? About the size of grape...

Possible lipoma: Regardless of normal imaging, any palpable finding should be evaluated and followed by your PCP. However, lipomas just below the skin surface are common and frequently on imaging do not show a capsule or margin and just blend in with the surrounding fat. Contrast enhanced MRIs are frequently obtained to further evaluate and confirm such a suspicion. ...Read more

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Lump in neck of my baby just below her chin?

Lump in neck of my baby just below her chin?

Midline swelling?: If the lump is in the midline it may be remnant of thyroid development. It is known as thyroglossal cyst.If this be the case see your pediatrician and discuss the problem with him. If the lump is on the side of the neck it may be a lymph gland resulting from a old or upper respiratory infection. Again see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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What could cause this very painful lump in neck?

What could cause this very painful lump in neck?

A few things: Can be an abscess from a tooth, a swollen lymph node, enlarged salivary gland, thyroid mass, cyst, tumor, etc. Whatever it is, not normal. See ENT doc ASAP. ...Read more