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Swollen Glands On A 5 Year Old
Swollen joints: Your child needs immediate evaluation take him to see your pediatrician he needs to be evaluated for a variety of possible causes. ...Read more
JRA/JIA symptoms: Children with juvenile arthritis most often have visible swelling of one or more joints for several days at least and morning stiffness in the affected joints. If you are concerned that your child has juvenile arthritis, take them for evaluation to their doctor and request a referral to a pediatric rheumatologist if there is any concern. Pain is often not associated with arthritis in younger kids. ...Read more
My 5 year old has a swollen gland on his neck it doesn't hurt. Both my kids always have swollen neck glands but today this one is more noticeable ?
4 year old son had rash on groin area, 2wks later 5 yr old has rash same area and spots all over body, i had under my breasts what could this be?
3 year old daughter has a hard pea sized lump on her arm about 2" above her elbow it's been there for approx 5 days and looks a little bruised?
Possible lymph node: possible bruising from touching an inflammed lymphnode possible injury and bruising in that area your child needs to be examined to see if other lymph nodes are enlarged or there is a cause for the lymph node being enlarged ...Read more
Possible..: ...But more likely a sty (a small infection). The treatment is different, so you need to have a doctor look at it to confirm what it is before you decide what to do. ...Read more
My 1 year old has a rash on her cheeks for 1 week. They started red, going purple. Last night she got a fever. Could the 2 be related?
Important: Fever and rashes, particularly rashes that are purple, can be serious. Without knowing more about your baby's signs and symptoms, it sounds like she should be seen and evaluated today, even if this means taking her to an er. Some serious bacterial infections (cellulitis) can have symptoms like you describe. ...Read more
64 year old man with a large 1 1/2" red spot slightly swollen &Tender next to mouth appearing 2 days ago?
Get examined please.: It is difficult to diagnose like this. But you can call Health Tap prime. We are available for Video conferencing and is HIPPA compliant. ...Read more
Why would a 5 year old still have a soft spot on his head my sons 5 years old and he still has his sof spot on top of his head like a baby dose
See your doctor.: The soft spot (fontanelle) should close between 1 and 2 years of age. There are various medical conditions that can cause it to remain open longer. I encourage you to see your child's doctor as soon as possible to evaluate this issue. Good luck! ...Read more
I have 5 painful lumps under my armpit. Im 32 yr old male. It started out with 1, then overnight turned to 5. Help please?
Infected hair follic: The most common differential is infected hair follicles or sweat glands, lymph nodes can also swell up. See your physician to get treatment ...Read more
See a doctor: There can be numerous causes so take the child to the doctor so the lump can be examined and diagnosed ...Read more
Temp: is he sick? if not that temp is fairly normal. If you need to consult a doctor then perform a virtual consult for further help ...Read more
5 yr old healthy girl has one jelly bean size slightly raised, scaly sometimes itchy and tender skin lesion i guess on her left up chest near shoulder?
Get the diagnosis: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have eczema on hands for 4 years last year developed swollen lymph nodes, been over a year have one on left side and about 5 on right, neck hurts.
Could be serious: This could be a very serious finding. I suggest you see your doctor sooner vs later. ...Read more
My 13 year old daughter has a lump in front of her ear it's small. She's also been able to feel other lymph nodes for several months now, not sick.
I have a hard lump under the skin on my chest, had it for about 5 years, I am a 28 year old male.
Get it checked: A hard lump under this skin need not be an ominous sign. There are many causes from impacted hair follicles to sebaceous cysts to fibromas. All benign but to be safe its best to have a doctor examine the lump and simply excise it under local anesthesia and possibly sent it to pathology for sure identification ...Read more
See doctor: Many swollen lymph nodes would be a reason to see the doctor as soon as possible. Some blood testing will likely be done to find the cause. ...Read more
Topical antibiotic: I would treat this with a topical antibiotic from over the counter and keep an eye on the area. Should be cleared up in 4-5 days. If not or if you should see it worsening with enlargement, fever or increasing pain then get him to your local doctor for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
5 yr old has a raised lymph node on upper shoulder just under the back of his neck. Has a bug bite about 1 inch under node .Had a cold last week. Could bite = pea size node.No fever just itchy bite?
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