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Swollen Lymph Node Under Armpit
No: You should seek medical attention if your nodes are palpable in your armpits. ...Read more
Swollen lymph nodes under armpit, no other symptoms, 51 days since exposure. HIV ars? Please help!
Periodic swollen lymph nodes under armpit. Tender to touch. Very small, can barely feel but it does hurt. 3rd occurrence. Different arms. ?
Hidradenitis: periodic swelling of glands in arm pit would be more clearly defined especially with relationship to causative factors such as a primary site of inflammation spreading to nodes. Also recurrence appearing at random at different sites and with glands so small they are difficult to palpate. Appears more likely to be inflammation of sweat glands in armpit possibly secondary to shaving. ...Read more
Red spot on tongue, sore throat, fatigue, stomach ache, rashes in armpits, swollen lymph nodes under armpit and groins, headache, fever, night sweats. What is cause? Do I need urgent care?
Swollen lymph node under armpit (60yr old male). Greatly enlarged overnight. Dr gave antibiotics for acute visit. Should we insist on bloodwork?
Dizziness esp after waking up ,headache,swollen lymph nodes under armpit,fatigue,i found drops of blood on my external ear what causes these symptom?
Painful swollen lymph node under right armpit - Causes? Pain and redness went away in a few days, but it's still swollen. 25 yr male.
Ingrown hair?: Are you sure it is a lymph node? An ingrown hair causing an abscess can cause a lump in an armpit. If it truly is a lymph node, then the nodes in the armpit drain the arm and the breast and superficial chest. Any infection or disease in those areas can cause a swollen node. If it doesn't continue to improve, you should see a doctor. ...Read more
Got a flu show yesterday. This morning I woke up with a sore swollen lymph node under my armpit. Is this from the shot, or should I be concerned?
I found a swollen lymph node under my armpit, it's not painful unless I drink alcohol. My skin is itchier, I'm so tired all the time. I have a weird?
See doctor: You need to be seen by your pcp for exam and evaluation of ?lymph node, ?dry itchy skin and fatigue. Alcohol numbs pain which could explain above. Be honest about all meds you take (prescribed/OTC, including any birth control), alcohol/drug/tobacco use and sexual activity. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Pac Man returns: Lymph nosed are destruction centers that take care of bacteria that have been captured(eaten) by white blood cells. The right armpit (axillary) area drains the right arm, neck and part of the right side of the head. The most common reason in females for a swollen lymph node is the inadvertent "nicking" of the skin while shaving the armpit area causing a localized infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I get night sweats, I have swollen lymph node under left armpit and constant fluid retention in legs, my legs always get tired and I have to elevate?
Lymph node.: You must see your doctor about this as soon as possible. ...Read more
Having shoulder pain in right shoulder only, burning sensation in right breast(inner part), and I have a swollen lymph node under right armpit. Help!
I've had a painful mass on right sternum above breast size 3inches I have swollen lymph node under right armpit . Lost 40lbs, losing my hair, night sw?
Lymphadenopathy: Studies show that approximately 1.1% of primary care patients presenting with lymphadenopathy have malignancy. The axillary lymph nodes drain the breast, chest wall and upper extremity. Lymphadenopathy that is persistent >3 weeks should be investigated. Most causes of axillary lymphadenopathy are reactive in nature. A full medical history and physical exam should be performed. ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
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