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Headache, body aches pain ; swollen glands in neck fever 101.6 cough and burning in face and ears stopped up?

Headache, body aches pain ; swollen glands in neck fever 101.6 cough and burning in face and ears stopped up?

Concerning: Sounds like headache is secondary to an apparent infection, and perhaps this involves the sinuses, and lungs. Need to have this fully evaluated asap, and important to obtain a diagnosis and get treatment. ...Read more

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Fever, chills, congestion, ear pain swollen glands on my neck and armpits, and severe neck pain.

Fever, chills, congestion, ear pain swollen glands on my neck and armpits, and severe neck pain.

Fever and glands: What is duration? Most likely viral syndrome such as ebv although should stil seek medical attention. ...Read more

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Having repetitive upper resp. Infections w/ swollen pain glands of neck. Still, have Tonsils&Noids. I am taking max Vit c. Should remove Ton&noids?

Having repetitive upper resp. Infections w/ swollen pain glands of neck.  Still, have Tonsils&Noids. I am taking max Vit c.  Should remove Ton&noids?

R/O TONSILITIS: LATYNGITIS and recurrent sore throats can cause tonsillitis. You need to be examined and have a throat culture. If that is negative then blood work needs to be done to evaluate for other issues, especially H. pylori the ulcer causing bacteria that can cause halitosis//Gerd as well as laryngitis. Make sure to brush and floss teeth 3x/dy. . Surgery is a good option to eliminate further infection ...Read more

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I have neck pain, fluid behind ear, swollen glands in neck and cold sore all on the right side. Dr. Put me on amoxil (amoxicillin) and steriods. Is this normal?

I have neck pain, fluid behind ear, swollen glands in neck and cold sore all on the right side.  Dr. Put me on amoxil (amoxicillin) and steriods. Is this normal?

Is what normal?: The symptoms of neck pain, swollen glands, fluid behind the ear drum and cold sore all strongly suggest that you have a viral upper respiratory infection. The treatment with amoxacillin therefore might not be indicated. A general rule that most ENT physicians follow is this: if symptoms are getting worse after 5 days or not better after 10 days, we recommend empirically an antibiotic. ...Read more

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What can I take for pain in left neck gland?

What can I take for pain in left neck gland?

Have it evaluated: You can certainly take the usual tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen which will help. A bigger questions is what is the cause? If there is swelling or firmness of the gland, you need to have it evaluated. It may be just a local infection. But you want to make sure it is not a manifestation of something more serious such as a tumor. Lymphomas in particular cause swelling of the neck glands. ...Read more

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Advice with glandular fever pain, my neck glands are so swollen and painful I'm really struggling?

Advice with glandular fever pain, my neck glands are so swollen and painful I'm really struggling?

Urgent treatmrnt: You describe what sounds like a severe infection. I know that it is a little after midnight in the UK, but you need to be evaluated and stated on treatment urgently. If you can get to an accident & emergency at hospital, try to go and get evaluated and treated now. If not see your GP ASAP in the morning. You can alternate parecetamol 500-1000 mg with ibuprofen 200 mg x 3(600 mg) every 4 hours for ...Read more

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Painful lump on left side of hard palet, now having pain in left side neck glands and ear. Sever pain and hurts to swallow what could it be?

Painful lump on left side of hard palet, now having pain in left side neck glands and ear. Sever pain and hurts to swallow what could it be?

It could be from....: It could be from a bad tooth in the area.........
See an oral surgeon asap to evaluate.
There are many things that you MAY have
and some can be very serious

see an oral sugreon asap ...Read more

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Mod/severe pain in right neck gland. With pain radiating down neck and throat, radiating into my jaw and two lower molars. Home treatment or doctor?

Periodontitis : Means "inflammation around the tooth" or gum inflammation. There are different types of periodontitis, acute, chronic, local, aggressive, etc. It is treatable condition by your dentist or periodontist.
Rec: see a dentist for evaluation and treatment if needed. ...Read more

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Periodic body aches/muscle pain, sore neck glands, fatigue x 3 months, no fever. Mom has Sjogrens. Mono/strep negative. Last week stiff neck x 1 day?

Need more informati: We need more information. Ask your physicain to evaluate you. There are a lot of possibilites but we need laboratory and history and physical data that your physician will do. ...Read more

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My daughter is experiencing swollen glands, pain when swallowing, neck lump or bulge, ear ache (quality: dull or aching sensation, throbbing sensation, sensation of pressure or fullness) (severity: moderate) , difficulty swallowing (worsened by: swallowi

My daughter is experiencing  swollen glands, pain when swallowing, neck lump or bulge, ear ache (quality: dull or aching sensation, throbbing sensation, sensation of pressure or fullness) (severity: moderate) , difficulty swallowing (worsened by: swallowi

Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep). Some throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin can decrease pain. ...Read more

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What causes swollen glands in neck and throat?

What causes swollen glands in neck and throat?

Infection: As a tooth, or oral infection of the lower teeth. ...Read more

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Could a rotting tooth cause painful glands in neck off and on for MONTHS? Sometimes the pain feels like it's around collarbone.

It can: It could be referred pain or a spreading infection. You already know for months that the tooth needs to be treated... Why are you waiting? See a dentist immediately. ...Read more

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Can sinus cause my glands in neck to swell? It's under my jaw and middle of neck now

Can sinus cause my glands in neck to swell? It's under my jaw and middle of neck now

Possibly: If the infection is severe enough extension of gland swelling can occur. You should be seen be a doctor if not on antibiotics already. ...Read more

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How long does it take for swollen glands in neck to go down after having a cold? What is considered normal?

How long does it take for swollen glands in neck to go down after having a cold? What is considered normal?

Depends..: Many infections can linger even after sore throat has resolved. In general most reactive lymph nodes diminish in size after a couple weeks once the agent is gone. Mono, for example can take months....also sometimes lymph nodes get larger but don't go back to the original size. I suggest you see someone if it hasn't gone down 2-3 weeks after improvement in case you need to be examined or tested ...Read more

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Glands in neck, groin, armpits, chronic fatique, unwell for 3 yrs, doctor won't dona biopsy should I see a diffrent doctor? X

Glands in neck, groin, armpits, chronic fatique, unwell for 3 yrs, doctor won't dona biopsy should I see a diffrent doctor? X

Definitely !!: You need to have a tissue diagnosis by taking lymph nodes. If there are lymph nodes in all areas you mentioned accompanied by constitutional symptoms, they may be signs of serious medical condition and need to be evaluated as soon as possible ...Read more

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Can gingivitis cause swollen lymph glands in neck and groin?

Can gingivitis cause swollen lymph glands in neck and groin?

Yes and maybe...: Gingivitis will start a response in your immune system that would potentially involve lymph nodes in your neck. Oral infection does not however directly recruit lymph nodes in the groin area. While it's possible you have a systemic condition that is affecting both areas, it may be multiple problems at the same time. Brush & floss daily; see your dentist & your physician. ...Read more

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What to do for swollen glands in neck under jaw?

What to do for swollen glands in neck under jaw?

Lymphadenopathy: Those are jugulodigastric nodes. They can be swollen for several reasons including pharyngitis or sinusitis. Aggressive oral cleaning or scaling can cause this as well. ...Read more

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Please help me! Swollen glands in neck and armpit plus other symptoms. Am worried?

Please help me! Swollen glands in neck and armpit plus other symptoms. Am worried?

Go to your doctor fo: A medical examination is necessary unless you have had a viral head cold or sore throat recently, which can cause the neck nodes to swell up. But if your armpit nodes are swollen and are painless then you must see a doctor soon to find out the cause. Also examine your breast for any lumps and make sure that you do not have any lump/ growth in your breast. ...Read more