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Three swollen cervical lymph nodes all on left side of neck some ear pain doctor HS seen one of them says wait 2 month fbc normal should I be worried?

Three swollen cervical lymph nodes all on left side of neck some ear pain doctor HS seen one of them says wait 2 month fbc normal should I be worried?

Lymph nodes: The lymph nodes usually enlarge as response to an infection in the vicinity.It lasts maximum 2-3 weeks and as the infection goes away (with antibiotics usually) the lymph nodes disappear. Outside this scenario, i would be worried and demand further investigation (ct is appropriate, a blood smear and CBC with differential, as well as a bmp with enzymes markers analysis) up to an excision biopy. ...Read more

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I have a swollen gland on one side of my neck that is bigger then the other side and the ones behind my ears are swollen been taking med for about a w?

I have a swollen gland on one side of my neck that is bigger then the other side and the ones behind my ears are swollen been taking med for about a w?

Lymph nodes: Hello, if the swollen lymph node in your neck fails to improve or completely resolve after your antibiotic, i would recommend you follow up for a re-evaluation by your doctor. A complete work up may be in order. ...Read more

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Pain in side of neck, swollen lymph node on one side only. Swollen glands in throat. blockage in ear on same side.

Pain in side of neck, swollen lymph node on one side only. Swollen glands in throat. blockage in ear on same side.

See your MD: Possible infection you should see your health care provider to be checked and treated. ...Read more

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Gland on right side of neck swollen. What is the problem?

Gland on right side of neck swollen. What is the problem?

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

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Please tell me all cause of swollen glands in side of neck?

Please tell me all cause of swollen glands in side of neck?

Visit your DR: There are to many possible causes, unless you have any other symptoms it would be hard to diagnose. ...Read more

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3 yr. Old has swollen gland or knot on side of neck.

3 yr. Old has swollen  gland or knot on side of neck.

Swollen gland: It is not uncommon for shoddy lymph nodes to pop up in the neck as a result of viral infections or colds. ...Read more

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What causes a long term swollen lymph gland on right side of neck?

What causes a long term swollen lymph gland on right side of neck?

See below: Most commonly, lymph glands swell in response to infection and inflammation. This is what they should do as they help the body ward off these conditions. Less commonly but moer importantly, they become cancerous. If they are growing or have been enlarged for longer than 2-4 wekks, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I've had a painless swollen gland on the right side of neck for about four months. Could it be an infection?

I've had a painless swollen gland on the right side of neck for about four months. Could it be an infection?

Exam: I recommend that you have this examined as infections with reactive lymph nodes should resolve within a few weeks. ...Read more

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Swollen gland on left side of neck under jaw. Been swollen for months, it's moveable and not painful. Should I worry?

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

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Swollen lymph gland on left side of neck, severe renal colic on left side today, are they related?

Swollen lymph gland on left side of neck, severe renal colic on left side today, are they related?

Not related: What is the reason for the neck node.Even caries tooth can cause it , but nodes from thyroid,mouth infections and cancers ,on lt side alone from stomach cancer things like lymphoma,leukemia can cause the enlarged nodes. TB lymph node tough rare in US to be r/o. If you have abdominal nodes,they can put pr on the ureter and cause renal colic like picture though it will not happen all of a sudden. ...Read more

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I've pain on the right side of my abdomen near bottom of ribs. Sometimes It feels like it's in the back. Also swollen gland in right side of neck.???

I've  pain on the right side of my abdomen near bottom of ribs. Sometimes It feels like it's in the back. Also swollen gland in right side of neck.???

See doctor: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor, especially for the enlarged glands in the neck. Wish you good health. ...Read more

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I have a 1.4cm swollen jugulodigastric gland on the left hand side of neck. Been like this for months. I'm not poorly, why is it swollen?

I have a 1.4cm swollen jugulodigastric gland on the left hand side of neck. Been like this for months. I'm not poorly, why is it swollen?

Infection: Lymph glands are traps to prevent spread of infection. Start with your Dentist to make sure you don't have infected tooth/teeth, gums, or other oral tissues. If Dentist clears you next stop would be your Physician. ...Read more