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Swollen very hard lymph node that doesn't hurt on the left side back of neck an inch down from skull. eczema is there. been swollen for months,why?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology

In brief: See DR

Any chronic irritation of the skin or nearby scalp will cause an enlarged lymph node.
An exam should confirm this. But other things are possible. If it is stoney--hard it is something else.

In brief: See DR

Any chronic irritation of the skin or nearby scalp will cause an enlarged lymph node.
An exam should confirm this. But other things are possible. If it is stoney--hard it is something else.
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