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What cancers cause swollen lymph nodes?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Many can

Non-hodgkin's lymphoma and hodgkin's lymphoma commonly cause swelling of lymph nodes.
But any cancer that spreads to a lymph node can cause swelling of the involved lymph nodes.

In brief: Many can

Non-hodgkin's lymphoma and hodgkin's lymphoma commonly cause swelling of lymph nodes.
But any cancer that spreads to a lymph node can cause swelling of the involved lymph nodes.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology

In brief: Lymphomas & mets

Primary cancers of the lymph nodes, lymphomas, and any tumor that spreads to the lymph nodes cause enlargement.

In brief: Lymphomas & mets

Primary cancers of the lymph nodes, lymphomas, and any tumor that spreads to the lymph nodes cause enlargement.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology

In brief: Many.

Many cancers cause swollen lymph nodes.
Head and neck cancers can have rock-hard, enlarged cervical or supraclavicular lymph nodes. Breast cancer can cause axillary lymph nodes to be enlarged.

In brief: Many.

Many cancers cause swollen lymph nodes.
Head and neck cancers can have rock-hard, enlarged cervical or supraclavicular lymph nodes. Breast cancer can cause axillary lymph nodes to be enlarged.
Dr. Joseph Woods
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