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Non Moveable Lymph Node
Non-painful, non-moveable hard lymph node on the side of my neck for ~3 mo. Other, much smaller hard spots are down my neck. Infection? Lymphoma?
Get checked.: You need to see a doctor and get examined and appropriate testing. There is no way we can tell you the answer based on so little information (and without seeing you!) ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
What exactly does a mobile lymph node feel like? Are nodes that are just somewhat moveable still considered fixed?
A fixed node means: That it's attached to the underlying or surrounding tissue. Being able to feel the difference is a matter of experience, to a certain degree. ...Read more
Ok I have had this lymph node for half a year now and it's still moveable and painless pH assistant I know said its nothing but I'm still worried abit?
Enlarged lymph node: If you are concerned ask your doctor if an FNA (fine needle aspiration) can be performed. A tiny needle is used to collect cells for pathologist review. ...Read more
Infections: The fact there is a positive respose to antibiotics certainly entertains the possiblity of chronic infections but any adenopathy not resolving and on both sides of body as well as upper and lower body needs an evaluation with a complete inectious workup, lymphoma workup and probable biopsy. There are many condition both serious and benign that could be the cause please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more
Lymph node: In early stages, yes, cancerous lymph node is moveable. But in later stages, cancerous lymph nodes become firm to hard, matted (adherent to each other) and adherent to adjacent structures and immoveable. ...Read more
Soy 2.5 CM lymph node which is very soft moveable and squishy it varies in size day by day. It's very irregular shaped could it be a cyst maybe?
2.5 cm cyst: 2.5 CM is rather large for a lymph node -- this is best evaluated by your primary care physician. ...Read more
My doctors always say if the lymph node is moveable and soft and not growing it's normal. Is this true? What texture and size is a typical in lymphoma
Can poking a pea sized lymph node an inch below chin make it hard for awhile. Can't seem to gage if its moveable since its small but hardens poking it?
Stop pinching: Yes. Of course. Causing trauma like this to your skin can also cause a scar and permanent damage! ...Read more
I recently noticed 2 small moveable balls on my enlarged posterior cervical lymph node. What could this be?
Typically would a 2.5 CM very soft and moveable and squishy lymph node in a 16 yr old male teen be cancerous or some other cause. It's been their 2 yr?
Maybe: Usually lymph node enlargement in kids are from infections, but if they do not go away they should be evaluated by a physician as soon as possible. ...Read more
I've had a swollen round lymph node in my neck for years. No pain and it's moveable when I touch it. Is it a cause for concern? It's the size of a dime
Probably no: If you had it for years and has not grown it is probably a reactive lymph node. Usually the jugodigastric lymph node which is a sentinel lymph node fro the same side tonsil. Have a dr check it out. ...Read more
Most folks have them: Especially as a teen, you can almost certainly find at least one palpable lymph node in your neck. I've got five today. They come and go. They're about as firm as the muscle that moves your thumb. They're generally freely movable. They're your friends. If they indicate disease, they are clearly abnormal. Keep learning about your body -- there are still surprises waiting. ...Read more
Very hard non moveable lump on back of head. Feels like lymph node but so small can barely feel. Like. 25 CM or less. Is that ok?
Lump: It may indeed be a lymph node that over time has become calcified. ...Read more
Either: It can be either way depending on the cause of the swelling. ...Read more
I can feel a moveable lump in lower neck. I am very thin could this be why I am able to feel it? Lymph node?
Lymph Node: Inflammatory I suspected, but neoplasm needs to be ruled out. FNA is advisable after thorough HEENT examination ...Read more
Read about the moveable lymph node under the collarbone, mine has started making my shoulder hurt and my arm?
Several things: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Soft and moveable swollen / painless lymph node under arm. What could cause this? Been there for 8 months with no noticeable change.
You are doing good: Since it is not increasing in size, you do not need to worry. Just keep checking it once per month. Unless it is more than 2 cm, it is likely to be benign and may be of no consequence. ...Read more
I felt a soft moveable lymph node in the back of my neck. (posterial cervical region) very small 1cm or less. Is this normal too feel?
Might be normal: A small, soft, mobile lymph node may be normal especially if you are a thin person. On the other hand, you will want to get checked out to make sure that there is no underlying health condition causing the nodes to be more apparent. ...Read more
Armpit lymph node painful for two months, it is small and moveable and I can feel other lymph nodes around them too but only one hurts.?
Very soft, gushy, moveable lymph node under left armpit. Its Been there 3 months & no change (1.5 cm) I'm an 18 y/o male. Should I be concerned?
Probably not: But it never hurts to have things assessed by a professional. See your family doctor and let them make the decision about whether or not further testing is warranted. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more
.05 cm lymph node in lower right neck same side as recent sucked in eardrum painless to touch feels rubbery moveable first notic 1 week ago worried?
0.05 cm size?: A neck lymph node is not enlarged if it is 0.5 cm. A lymph node sized 0.05 cm is almost invisible. Any inflammation or infection in the head and neck area can enlarge some lymph nodes. One can keep track of new lumps and bumps by touching them but not squeezing them. Squeezing can cause more inflammation and make a lump or node bigger. A occasional visit to the doctor can be done, if worried. ...Read more
Is it still possible that I have lymphoma? I had lost weight and appetite but since then I gained doe weight and eating again. I have a swollen lymph Node but hasn't grown I size and is moveable.
Possible: Please consult with your hematologist/oncologist and have the lymph node checked. ...Read more
Small 1cm, soft but slightly rubbery and moveable lymph node in back of neck right below hair line. Painless. Lymphoma?
Small node.: 1 cm is not big, but, cetainly. Needs a thorough check up by an expert. ...Read more
Hard rubbery feeling lymph node on left side of neck. Moveable. Between 1cm and 2cm maybe. No change in 7 months. No symptoms?
Cervical lymph nodes may become palpable due to simple issues like dandruff. If it has not changed in 7 months it is not a tumor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
I have 3 active lymph node under my skin located in my neck region all of them are moveable, not changing size, small like a pea and don't hurt?
Chronic.: If they are chronic they mean nothing, however if there is a concern a biopsy can prove these are normal. ...Read more
A lymph node swollen for no reason about 1.25 CM very soft and moveable under jaw and is palpable. Is this normal since its under 2cm? It never grew.
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells/digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph everywhere for bad stuff like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
4 mos ago I 1st felt a sml swollen lymph node (submandibular) & an even smaller one directly adjacent to it. They're moveable, blood tests ok, worry?
Probably not: However, it is reasonable to see your doctor. This way he/she can see how they feel now and recheck later to assess stability. ...Read more
Chronic swollen cervicle right side on top of coroided artery lymph node. Irregular shaped. Const. 1.5 cm-2cm. Swells up & down. Gooshy moveable. Ok?
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