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Swollen Lymph Nodes Due To Drinking
I have had swollen lymph nodes in my neck for over 9 months. Now when i drink they swell more and hurt. What could this be?
See a doctor.: Persistent lymph node swelling associated with other symptoms can be serious. The peculiar symptoms that occur with drinking could be hodgkin lymphoma. Other less serious causes could be the reason, but given what you describe you need to see a physician. The prognosis for hl is usually excellent but you need to get this taken care of. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should i be worried if I have swollen lymph nodes cysts and nodules all in the neck with other symptoms, like pain in the neck when drinking alcohol?
Get checked out: Although the scenario you describe could very well be something benign like mononucleosis or some other viral infection, you could be describing symptoms of malignant lymphoma or hodkins disease. You should have a medical check-up, as soon as possible, which should include a good exam (attention to your lymph nodes and spleen) and a some blood tests. Good luck. ...Read more
I have had swollen lymph nodes in neck/groin for over three months now. Also, day after drinking alcohol I have painful swelling in neck. Why?
Neck swelling due to swollen lymph nodes for 4 years. Now having trouble swallowing. What could this be?
See ENT MD: Swelling in the neck can be from several causes, enlarged lymph nodes, enlarged thyroid, thyroglossal duct cyst, and esophageal diverticulum. You should see an otolaryngologist, or ear-nost-throat specialist to evaluate the swelling and reason for difficulty swallowing. The treatment for each is entirely different. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chikenpox can cause neck TB to reoccur again? Got swollen lymph nodes under chin, ear & back of head. Is tb come back or is it due to chikenpox?
Hello,1 week ago I had unprotected sex, and now I'm experiencing swollen lymph nodes in my arm. Can this be due to some Std like HIV?
No: Unprotected sex is only a problem if the male partner is uncircumcised. Here the foreskin can harbor both HPV and HIV. In either instance developing the infectious process could take months. With HPV in situ CA of cervix would develop and nodes in axilla would not be involved. With HIV the partner would almost have to know of his problem and the eventual disease becomes systemic. ...Read more
Many things: Certainly infection of the oral cavity or ears is hight on the list but of course one has to rule out lymphoma, head and neck cancer, as well as some other disorders. You should talk to your family doctor. They may try a course of antibiotics and if this is not successful..They will further investigate this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do if I have the flu and very swollen lymph nodes on my neck. Will cough drops make it worse?
Likely no: Swollen lymph node are first response from you body to fight the infection, while in your case is flu. Cough drop would be unlikely to make it worse, the infection itself would be the reason. Drink plenty of fluid and rest, keep a good hand hygiene. You should recover in several days, otherwise see your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more
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