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Swollen Glands In Front Of Neck
I have swollen glands on the front of my left neck from eczema. I also noticed small tiny moving lumps behind my left neck. Are these related?
Maybe not: Swollen glands, especially in the anterior triangle of the neck in the region of the jugular vein are considered indicative of some sort of pathology, usually not arising from eczema. If they are firm and have increased in number and extending to the posterior triangle of the neck, biopsy should be performed. ...Read more
Very hard non moveable lump in parotid gland just next to bottom front of ear is it related to my swollen glands in neck and lump in front of throat?
R/O LYMPHADENOPATHY: LYMPHADENOPATHY THAT PERSISTS LONGER THAN 8 WEEKS DEMANDS A FULL EVALUATION. You need an Exam& Labs. CT SCAN OF CHEST ABD & PELVIS. BX OF LYMPH NODE. If the pathology is not diagnostic you need a RADICAL LYMPH DISSECTION TO R/O LYMPHOMA VS METASTATIC PROCESS. SEEK PROMPT EVALUATION FROM YOUR INTERNIST AND A GENERAL SURGEON OR ENT Second opinion may be warranted ...Read more
I have excrutiating pain in my jaw in front of my ear and have swollen glands behind my ear and neck. The pain seems worse after eating. Could this be a parotid salivary gland blockage or cyst? I don't have a fever or any other symptoms and haven't had a
Sialadenitis: The history is indeed suspicious for parotid infection (parotitis) and/or stone in the parotid duct, but it is not clear exactly what is going on. Other possibilities include neck abscess or lymphadenitis. All of these are pretty high acuity problems that warrant prescription medication treatment. I would consider ENT evaluation, or see your primary. If it's bad, er evaluation is appropriate. ...Read more
Swollen glands under jaw near front of throat for over 4 months maybe more and a lump in the bottom front of throat for over 10 months?
This merits: Medical assessment at this point - More than 10 months - warrants eval. ...Read more
What could cause swollen glands on neck (back and front). Slight sore throat and headache not too bad but no other symptoms?
Get checked.: Allergies can present like this sometimes. Try benadryl (diphenhydramine) and see if it helps. If not, it's likely a viral or bacterial infection. Strep can present with minor symptoms, especially in adults, so it is important to get checked for this, especially if you have been exposed to strep or if kids around you have sore throats, and fever. ...Read more
Had 2 front crowns 3 years ago, been having pain and now sore throat swollen glands, no voice could this be from the crowns?
Your symptoms are generally unrelated to dental treatment.
However, it the pain is in the teeth that have the crowns, you need to have them examined by a dentist. ...Read more
I have very painful swollen glands on my jaw, in front of my ear, and my lymph nodes behin my ear and neck are swollen and extremely painful. I have seen a doctor and I was told that my body is fighting infection, but I don't have any other signs. Could t
Night sweats mood swings extremely tired swollen glands either side of neck left ear feels dull ache/pressure lump front of throat?
Many symptoms: Please see your doctor ASAP. If not available go to the nearest emergency room. ...Read more
Prob infection: Glands or lymph nodes in head and neck region frequently inflamed or enlarged due to any inflammation or infection in the near by region of the body. Eczema or Psoriasis or other inflammatory condition can certainly cause these. Your doctor can give you a course of medicine initially and may need other tests if no improvement seen. ...Read more
See ur Dr and get: Checked for a viral/bacterial infection, tumor etc. Take care! Http://www. Healthline. Com/health/swollen-lymph-nodes. ...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
I found swollen glands in my daughter (5yrs old) right side of her neck - bumps but not external?
Normal: A child of this age has several episodes of viral upper respiratory symptoms. During these episodes the lymph nodes can swell slightly. This means the body's immune system is working properly. Sometimes they cannot shrink all the way back down and they persist. Unless they become infected, redness, tenderness, fever, etc. They do not require further evaluation or treatment. ...Read more
Can you get swollen glands or lymph nodes if you were choked or somebody was squeezing hard on your neck?
Chocking would not cause lymph glands to become larger. Choking may bring attention to glands that may have become larger for some other reason.
If the choking you are referring to is part of domestic or other violence, you ought report it to the police and remove yourself from the abusive situation. ...Read more
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
I have swollen glands on my right side of my neck and pain that goes into the base of my my neck, right side. I am tired all the time. Mono?
Possible mono: Mononucleosis can cause swollen lymph nodes and fatigue. However, other things can cause swollen lymph nodes including a bacterial infection in your mouth or nose, or even certain types of cancer. You are young so cancer is much less likely. If these lymph nodes have been swollen for several weeks, you need to see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
Infection: As a tooth, or oral infection of the lower teeth. ...Read more
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I have 2 swollen glands on neck under chin for several months & feel very tired, Should I see a Dr for this?
Yes: Are the "glands" underneath the jaw further back, or right at the chin? Most likely lymph nodes, but there are other causes. A viral infection is the most likely, but I would have a doctor check it out, as there are some more serious problems which could cause this. ...Read more
My 4 year old son has swollen glands in his neck and 2 on the back of his head, that are quite large. He has not been sick, and I am very worried.
Bug bites? Shots?: Glandular swelling can be a non specific response to vaccines or systemic viral illnesses, even if there are no other outward signs of the illness. Bug bites or skin rashes can also lead to regional node swelling. ...Read more
My son is getting over a 3 day fever. Fever gone. He has swollen glands on the back of one side of his neck only and under on side of chin. Normal?
I feel swollen glands on my neck and swellings on my back. Have had this problem for about 8 months - seen GP twice but he assures me all is well.?
1: Get an opinion form another doctor. If something wrong is found it will be controlled by the doctor.
2: If the second doctor also assures you that all is well I strongly recommend a consult to a Psychologist.
Please let me know how things develop. I anticipate that all will go well. ...Read more
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