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Swollen Gland In One Side Of Neck In Toddler
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 moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
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
Visit your DR: There are to many possible causes, unless you have any other symptoms it would be hard to diagnose. ...Read more
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
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
Seek care: You might be coming downs with a streps throat and need treatment ...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