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I have swollen lymph nodes from strep throat a month. Could I assume its from touching it constantly or do I need to see doctor? Very soft and mobile.

Probably normal. Most people have lymph glands in the neck that can be felt. As a general rule, they should be less than marble sized, mobile, and not tender to touch.If you feel fine then should be ok to watch. Read more...
Probably Normal. I agree with dr brenneman.But to add, it is common for lymph nodes in the neck to react to strep throat by swelling.But they may takes months to shrink back to normal.So probably not a concern. Read more...

My 3.5 year old son has had some swollen lymph nodes since april when he caught strep they are still enlarged?

Doctor can re-check. Young children can have swollen lymph nodes for months, especially if they catch a cold or a strep throat every couple of months. It is important to see the same doctor, so that the same person is examining the child's neck. He can compare his exams from different visits, and can also swab the throat for strep at follow-up visits. There are few rare, bad diseases that also cause persistent nodes. Read more...

I have swollen lymph nodes on the right side of my neck, what is it?

Could be infection. Swollen lymph nodes are very common and are usually associated with infection or inflammation; however, they should be checked out by your medical doctor to make sure you do not have to be treated. Don't take chances with your health and have a great day! Read more...