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Swollen neck glands: How long have they been swollen? Are they painful? If the contition persists longer than @ weeks, you might think to see an md. ...Read more
You have a series of glands made up of lymph tissue that run along under your jaw (both sides) and under the muscle that runs from behind your ear down to your collarbone. (scm muscle) . In the presence of infection they become swollen. They feel tender and bigger than usual. If you have these you should see your doctor for a ...Read more
Go to your doctor: Neck glands do not swell up from a simple "cold". Good luck. ...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 ?
I've had swollen neck glands on and off for the past few months. My energy levels are a little lower than usual, but besides that I feel fine. Any ?
Check it out: Swollen glands are not always serious, but they are never "normal". If not associated with an obvious illness like a current cold or flu, they should be checked out with your doctor this week. Many kinds of infections first appear like this. Some are minor, some very serious. More rarely, some kinds of cancers appear this way. ...Read more
Need an ENT check up: Neck glands can swell up from repeated sore throats. This generally happens from virus infections but it can also be due to a strept throat infection or your tonsils may be infected. A good medical/throat exam is necessary to find the cause and treat it. An ENT doctor is the best specialist to help you solve this probelm. ...Read more
Swollen glands: You have a series of glands made up of lymph tissue that run along under your jaw (both sides) and under the muscle that runs from behind your ear down to your collarbone. (scm muscle) . In the presence of infection they become swollen. They feel tender and bigger than usual. If you have these you should see your doctor for a diagnosis and for treatment. ...Read more
Inflammation: Lymph nodes usually swell in response to some type of infection in the local area. Some times the nodes will do that without obvious infection and antibiotics may be needed. If they do not resolve with this treatment need to consider if some type of blockage in the lymph system or if more generalized problem leading to the swollen nodes. ...Read more
What can a doctor tell by feeling your swollen neck glands.. what is he looking for when he feels the neck..
Had swollen neck glands.what causes discomfort in base of neck.Is it still bit of swelling from glands or thyroid.sometimes there is a horrible taste?
A cold sore turned into a very swollen distorted lower facial area and swollen neck glands. What could this be attributed to?
Please have this: Checked to rule out a secondary bacterial infection. ...Read more
Swollen neck glands, dim vision, difficulty thinking and spelling. Symptoms started 2 years ago and have worsened.Could this be chronic meningitis?
For 2 months Im waking up with very swollen neck glands,MUCH more exhausted&weak no reason but no lifestyle changes. Walk in said fine, do I go to ER?
LAB WORK INDICATED: IT SOUNDS LIKE A MILD INFECTION. I GUESS THE MOST COMMON REASON WOULD BE COMING FROM YOUR TEETH, A SMALL PERI-APICAL ABSCESS. THE REASONS FOR CERVICAL ADENOPATHY ARE MANY. GIVEN THE FATIGUE ETC..PLEASE PURSUE WITH FAMILY DOCTOR OR I GUESS THE ER COULD AT LEAST START THE WORK UP. TO SAY FINE WITHOUT A WORKUP DOESN'T SOUND RIGHT BUT IS REASSURING. ...Read more
White spots on tonsils, doesn't hurt, no bad breath, negative for strep and mono. Swollen neck glands, been treated multiple ways but never went away.
Candidiasis ?: White spots coating anywhere in the mouth, including tonsils, is a typical symptom of oral candidiasis or oral thrush. If it’s oral thrush, white spots on tonsils are due to a fungal infection. Rec.: see ENT for definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer