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I have a swollen lymph node behind my ear.. What can I do to get it to go away/reduce the pain?

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Dr. Mary David
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Infection

Lymph nodes swell when they are fighting off an infection.
You need to identify and treat the underlying infection and the node should go down. See your doctor for help finding the infection and treating it. Hope you feel better soon.

In brief: Infection

Lymph nodes swell when they are fighting off an infection.
You need to identify and treat the underlying infection and the node should go down. See your doctor for help finding the infection and treating it. Hope you feel better soon.
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