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Painful Swollen Gland In Neck On Right Side
Woke up yesterday with very painful swollen gland in right neck side. Sore throat. Painful when swallowing. No fever really - highest 37.5'c.
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). A couple days of throat lozenges or Tylenol (acetaminophen) can decrease pain. ...Read more
Fever, sore throat for 2 days, hard, painful swollen gland in neck which disappeared, bit still hurts, much bigger painful appeared on the other side?
I have a swollen gland in my throat on one side and it's painful it feel like someone is stabbing my throat and there's a pain in my neck as what is it?
Dr. can check throat: Throat discomfort 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 throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep). Throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin can help decrease pain. ...Read more
3 days ago I was stung on the neck by a yellowjacket. Now the glands on that side are swollen, painful & it hurts to turn my neck. Is this of concern?
Possible infection: You should see your health care provider. It is possible you have an infection. ...Read more
My gf has swollen gland above elbow crease and one in neck. Both very painful and tender to touch, quite firm but can push them in. Left side of body?
The most common: Cause of lymph node swelling is infection. Glandular fever (mononucleosis) is a common cause of swollen lymph nodes in adolescence & early adulthood. It often causes fever, sore throat, swollen tonsils and debilitating fatigue. If your GF is feeling particular bad, she should see her GP. Glandular fever can be diagnosed with a simple blood test. Dr. Anne ...Read more
Swollen gland on left side of neck under jaw. Been swollen for months, it's moveable and not painful. Should I worry?
Lump: It is probably a small cyst or gland of no consequence. However, if it grows in size or other s appear I would let your doctor have a look at it ...Read more
Dr. can check throat: Such throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from another cause such as a neck abscess. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep). Difficulty swallowing can range from mild to an emergency, depending on severity. ...Read more
Tonsils swollen for a year now and they get very painful. Difficulty swallowing and the glands on either side of my neck are huge. Cause?
Hello! What can a swollen hard, non painful gland on the right side of the neck, on the carotid artery be? I had it for more than 6 month.
The floor of my mouth right under my tongue on the side is very swollen no difference in color, and painfull when I press under my neck on the side its painful, I had submndplr gland removed 20 yrs a
Depending: Depending on the timing of growth and swelling, certainly sounds like it could be infected. Recommend calling your doctor for an urgent visit as infections in this area can spread quickly and dangerously. ...Read more
My glands are swollen on the right side of my neck. It swelled up after a viral. The left side went down but not the right. I had blood wrk. And a CT scan. They couldn't find what could a causing it. I get 2-3 sec. painful twinges on occasion.?
Keep your appts: Even though you do not have a diagnosis (explanation) yet, it's sounds like there's more testing to be done. You may even need to see an Ear Nose & Throat (also called ENT or otolaryngologist) specialist or an infectious disease specialist for their opinions. So don't give up yet. Hope that helps. ...Read more
My right side neck gland swollen for 4 months. Swelled up after a viral bug. Left side went down. I had blood work and a CT scan. They couldn't find what cause it but I do have inflammation. I get 2-3 sec. painful twinges on occasion. What is it?
Why are my glands in my neck so swollen only on one side? It's painful to the touch. I have post nassel drip and a little sore throat but that's it?
See below: If the nodes are swollen and painful, get seen to rule, out any serious illnesses like lymphadenitis. ...Read more
3 small painful swellings on right side of my neck by collarbone. Swollen glands. I feel ok in myself. I had flu vaccine last week by pharmacist says?
Need for examination: Flu vaccine is not a likely explanation of enlarged painful lymph nodes in the neck. It would be prudent to see your doctor for an in-person evaluation. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. ...Read more
Sore gland on left side of neck. Feels swollen compared to right side. Painful when burp, feels like lump in throat on that side. Why could this be?
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
Painful to swallow, gland on left side of throat swollen and painful. Congested strep negative 10 + days of pain. Any thoughts on remedies?
Tonsillitis?: If the gland is inside it could be tonsillitis. If it is outside we call it adenopathy. They are lymph glands which the body uses in response to inflammation or infection or foreign body irritation. It still could be infection in nature, and strep is no the only cause of infection. Go see your doctor and be evaluated, especially to make sure no abscess and be treated appropriately. ...Read more
Swollen gland in neck right side of jaw sore, feels soreness from right side of neck like a swollen gland or limp node
14 yr old has swollen glands on back of neck for over 6 months. What is cause? 14 yr old has swollen glands on back of neck for over 6 months. What is cause?
One is really large about midway down back of neck on right side of spine and is approx. 2-3cm in
Probably benign: Enlarged nodes in a 14-year old are probably not serious, but if they are getting larger, they should be investigated. Measure them carefully and repeat in two or three weeks. If they've not changed in six months, they are probably nothing. ...Read more
When I move my neck to the left I notice either a liump or swollen gland on the right side of my neck. What could it be?
Lump/gland: Given your history it is essential that you see your primary doctor as soon as possible. Hope all goes well. ...Read more
I've been having a swollen feeling on both sides of the lower part of the front neck. Could this mean my glands are swollen and what causes it?
Possible: It could also be your throid gland. See your doctor to differentiate. Either way needs attention and treatment soon. ...Read more
Swollen lymph node: Hi, it seems you have a swollen Lymph node, possibly 2/2 some kind of infection, the infection could be in ur throat, ear or teeth, if this swollen gland didn't go away in a day or 2 then see an MD for evaluation. ...Read more
Depends: Any painful swelling of a gland in the neck that has been present for weeks should be evaluated by your physician to determine a possible cause and to receive the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Reasons a 2yr olds gland on back of neck(right side)can be swollen on and off for several months. Painless, always rubbery, moveable,no obvious cuts.
Infection: Ear infections might cause neck glands to swell. Is the 2-year-old sick? Or is he/she acting normally? Best to see your pediatrician to evaluate ...Read more
Last night I started to notice one of my glands were swollen. When I woke up, it hurt just touching the side of my neck. I also feel verrryy weak.?
Lymphadenitis: A tender lymph node is an indication of lymphadenitis, which can have many causes. Commonly this happens with strep throat and other infections of the mouth or even scalp. If you also feel weak that suggests a more serious infection. You should seek an evaluation of what is causing your tender gland. ...Read more
I have what initially felt like just a swollen gland in my neck. But it now feels elongated and is very painful. Not sick. Feel great. Just painful?
Neck mass: It all depends. You have not provided any information about yourself, not even your age let alone any medical history which makes it impossible to provide you with a relevant response. We don't know where on the neck the mass is, is it first or fluctuant?, is it warm to touch? Do you have any mouth infections or recent cold? It may be a congenital cyst that has collected or a reactive node etc, ...Read more
Have it evaluated: A swollen gland or lymph node should be evaluated by your doctor. You need to check if there are other lymph nodes that are swollen. It may just be an infection, but you want to make certain that it is not a manifestation of something more serious like lymphoma. These are cancers that localize in the lymph nodes. Many types are very treatable when caught early. ...Read more
I've had a dull pain in left side of my chest on &off for 3 weeks; I have a swollen gland under my neck at the same side — on &off for a few months.
See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. Things that can cause pains in chest and ribcage include heartburn, pneumonia, gallbladder problems, liver disease, kidney problems, heart attacks, or blood clots. ...Read more
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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