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If i move my hand along the bottom of my jaw all the way to the end i can feel a small ball. What is this? If i move my hand along the bottom of my jaw all the way to the end i can feel a small ball. All i need to do is place one finger along the bottom e

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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This is likely to be a swollen submandibular lymph node which has become enlarged due to your cold or sore throat.

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This is likely to be a swollen submandibular lymph node which has become enlarged due to your cold or sore throat.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. David Jakubowicz
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

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The submandibular gland - or saliva gland is also in that area and can also be enlarged and cause pain.
But i agree with the previous answer as it is likely an enlarged lymph node, as there are hundred of them in the neck and they enlarge in response to infection.

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The submandibular gland - or saliva gland is also in that area and can also be enlarged and cause pain.
But i agree with the previous answer as it is likely an enlarged lymph node, as there are hundred of them in the neck and they enlarge in response to infection.
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