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Substernal Thyroid Clavicle
I have a hard mass on right side of thyroid (I believe) and large hard lump on left clavicle showed up 3 months ago. Are they correlated?
See Physician: Please schedule an appointment to see your internist right away to sort this out. ...Read more
Mushy lump at bottom side of neck at hollow area before clavicle. Ultra S. showed 0 other than nodules on thyroid. No big lymphs seen. More tests?
Lipoma: Most likely lipoma. Benign adipose or fatty tissue growth. This is benign. If it is not growing then no need for tests ...Read more
Painless large soft swelling above l clavicle for 4 mos. No palpable nodes there but 3 hard fixed nodes below l ear, normal size. Related? Thyroid ok.
I feel a pea lump on lower neck left side above clavicle. It seems to be getting smaller but not sure. Discover 10 days ago. I had. Thyroid cancer 2y?
Not to worry: I t may be just a lymp node that reacts with some inflammation within that area, and it is getting smaller. But you need to see your doctor for proper evaluation. You also need to follow up with your oncologist /or endo. Doc about your thyroid cancer regularly. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Painful lump above right clavicle, no infection per blood tests. Another lump beside thyroid-not painful. What should I do next?
Biopsy and? Xray-u/s: Blood test may not be able to tell much, but a biopsy can. You may need a chest xray (possibly a ct of chest/neck as well) and likelly a thyroid ultrasound (u/s). You may need to biopsy of both lumps. Consult doc for further evaluation. Good luck and I wish you well. ...Read more
What does beam hardening artifact from patients clavicles, dense contrast in right subclavian vein. On a CT of my neck while checking my thyroid glan?
Dull, burning, tingling pain on top of n around right clavicle plus down right side of neck going towards shoulder. What is causing this?
Many things: Your complaints could come from many possibile sources. You should see your primary doctor or perhaps a specialist for a thorough history (your story with many details) and examination. These may prompt further testing and should guide the treatment. Unless it is getting better on its own, see someone. ...Read more
My clavicle has been broken (no surgery required)for 6 weeks, I felt better but then I fell my 6th week, it feels like the Bone is poking in my neck? Lol
Collar bone: You should have the clavicle x-rayed again to make sure you did not re-brake or displace it. ...Read more
What causes fluid retention in the space between the clavicle and neck? My endo says its fat but it comes & goes. I'm 127# and 5'4". Ddx?
I agree with your: Endocrinologist. You have ideal body weight and if u have no other issues such as hypertension, diabetes and elevated lipids, this fatty tissue is benign. This is not fluid and this area is not a common location for fluid collection. People with cushing's (elevated adrenal steroids) develop 'buffalo hump' where swelling is in the upper back of the area you're describing. Take care! ...Read more
I have been on amox 500 mg 3x/day for 6 days, 4 more to go. No change in neck lymph node pain, pain is bouncing on all nodes f/submand to clavicle???
Finish it and see.: You have most likely " reactive lymphadenopathy" due to some infection - Need to finish Amox 10 days and yet after it may take longer to get lymph nodes back to normal sate. Definitly see your MD after course of Amox possible have labs done as CBC + diff., CRP. It may help to figure out of any other probable reason for lymphadenopathy. Ok to take Ibuprofen, as needed for discomfort. ...Read more
I have a chain of palpable cervical lymph nodes from back of my neck to 2 inches from clavicle. Some hurt some don't. Mostly all movable. What is this?
Many: Most of the time, they are likely from an infection at that side of the body above the neck area (tonsil, sinus gum, teeth etc) But if the node sizes get larger or the enlargement continues for more than 2 weeks, be sure to check with your doctor. ...Read more
Cracked my neck wrong, now I have 4 red lumps and knots running from my middle of my head to my clavicle.
Are palpable lymph nodes on neck and supra clavicle normal in skinny people with normal blood tests and no other symptoms?
No: Normal lymphnodes are not palpable in skinny people. It would be prudent to consult your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more