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Swollen lymph nodes that are swollen from tuberculosis. Would they be soft or hard? Abd would they hurt or not? I've had then for 2 yrs

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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Should resolve

With treatment. Check with your TB expert.

In brief: Should resolve

With treatment. Check with your TB expert.
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Maybe not TB

If you have been treated appropriately for tuberculosis and still have significantly enlarged lymph nodes they would be soft and non-tender. If they are hard to stony they should be examined again, and perhaps biopsied.
Would help to know whether there are other symptoms.

In brief: Maybe not TB

If you have been treated appropriately for tuberculosis and still have significantly enlarged lymph nodes they would be soft and non-tender. If they are hard to stony they should be examined again, and perhaps biopsied.
Would help to know whether there are other symptoms.
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