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Neck has a lump in it&my throat is sore & puffy. The doctor said it's swollen lymph nodes and took a soft tissue scan&nothin showed.Can it be cancer?

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In brief: Unlikely

More likely mono, or Strept throat or a viral illness, upper pharyngitis

In brief: Unlikely

More likely mono, or Strept throat or a viral illness, upper pharyngitis
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Steven Warren
Family Medicine

In brief: At your age unlikely

You probably do not have cancer but you need to followup with the provider for other blood test and continued examinations to monitor the lymph node Continue to see provider to make sure it starts to heal

In brief: At your age unlikely

You probably do not have cancer but you need to followup with the provider for other blood test and continued examinations to monitor the lymph node Continue to see provider to make sure it starts to heal
Dr. Steven Warren
Dr. Steven Warren
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Dr. Idalia Acosta
General Practice

In brief: Nooo

No...Kimber...sure is a común viral infection..

In brief: Nooo

No...Kimber...sure is a común viral infection..
Dr. Idalia Acosta
Dr. Idalia Acosta
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