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Tender lymph nodes in neck with headache and jaw pain, etc?
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Painful nodes
Point toward infectious etiology, and jaw pain may indicate dental cause, particularly closed off abcess.
Dentist & x-ray would be my first stop. The list is longer for painless nodes.

In brief: Painful nodes
Point toward infectious etiology, and jaw pain may indicate dental cause, particularly closed off abcess.
Dentist & x-ray would be my first stop. The list is longer for painless nodes.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees
In brief: See oral surgeon
Could be many things.
Some minor, some significant. See an oral surgeon for diagnosis/treatment recommendations.

In brief: See oral surgeon
Could be many things.
Some minor, some significant. See an oral surgeon for diagnosis/treatment recommendations.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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Dr. Earl Sandroff
Dentistry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Could be lots...
Tender nodes could mean anything.
It could be from an oral infection, allergies, chemical exposure! tight muscles. Have you seen either a doctor or dentist to try to determine the cause. If the nodes are really swollen that could explain the neck pain. Jaw pain could be related but need to check some of the nodes in a near the. Jaw to see if they are the problem.

In brief: Could be lots...
Tender nodes could mean anything.
It could be from an oral infection, allergies, chemical exposure! tight muscles. Have you seen either a doctor or dentist to try to determine the cause. If the nodes are really swollen that could explain the neck pain. Jaw pain could be related but need to check some of the nodes in a near the. Jaw to see if they are the problem.
Dr. Earl Sandroff
Dr. Earl Sandroff
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