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Swollen Glands In Neck On One Side
I have neck pain, fluid behind ear, swollen glands in neck and cold sore all on the right side. Dr. Put me on amoxil and steriods. Is this normal?
Is what normal?: The symptoms of neck pain, swollen glands, fluid behind the ear drum and cold sore all strongly suggest that you have a viral upper respiratory infection. The treatment with amoxacillin therefore might not be indicated. A general rule that most ENT physicians follow is this: if symptoms are getting worse after 5 days or not better after 10 days, we recommend empirically an antibiotic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pain lower back right side for over a month. Cloudy urine, ceftin for otitis media(not helping). Swollen glands in neck & under arms. Dr says glands feel fine and are just reactive. What can it be?
Complicated: On the top of your otitis acute or chronic (not clear from the presentattion) and lymphadenitis you might have confiding urolythiasis (stone in the kidney). Kidney ultrasound would help. Continue antibiotics for otitis full course as your doctor prescribed, get re-evaluation after treatment. If no improvement from the treatment you might need to get ENT (ear doc) referal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small red blood cells high CRP swollen glands in neck and one arm pit weight loss feeling unwell sometimes fever tired all the time?
Systemic disease: This cannot be diagnosed over the internet. It sounds as if you are in the process of having an extensive evaluation and would continue with this. It requires a stepwise analysis of each and every finding to finally arrive at a specific explanation for the problems. This could be a primary blood disorder or an infection or both. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more
Had swollen glands in neck all fine now.right side of neck hurts a little like pulled muscle.He took blood to check himself for infection. What sort?
Mono/Bactetrial: Blood test for glands in neck is usually done to check White cell count and type of cells and other time to test for Infectious Mono nucleosis It is good that you are fine now.Did you receive any treatment like antibiotics I will advice that you ask your doctor what did the blood test show ...Read more
Swollen Glands in neck after taking Glipizide and side and stomach pain and pain in my arms. should I stop taking it?
Consult doctor: It is not safe to discontinue your medication without discussing it with the doctor who prescribed it. There are enough health issues that you should not engage in do-it-yourself care. ...Read more
What would cause one of my neck vein/arteries to always stick out of the skin? Male 20 yrs old sore throat/ mucus lately with swollen glands in neck.
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 dont go back to the original size. I suggest you see someone if it hasnt gone down 2-3 weeks after improvement in case you need to be examined or tested ...Read more
Go to your doctor fo: A medical examination is necessary unless you have had a viral head cold or sore throat recently, which can cause the neck nodes to swell up. But if your armpit nodes are swollen and are painless then you must see a doctor soon to find out the cause. Also examine your breast for any lumps and make sure that you do not have any lump/ growth in your breast. ...Read more
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