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I have a lump in my neck the size of a gtape its hard and round it hurts and u can see it sticking out of my neck and it hurts what is it?
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree
In brief: Probably lymph node
There are several lymph glands located within the structures of the neck & will vary in size from the size of a pea to much larger if stimulated.
When stimulated they can enlarge quickly and feel tender to touch or compression. A visit with your dr during regular hours should separate the simple transient issues from those needing further tests.

In brief: Probably lymph node
There are several lymph glands located within the structures of the neck & will vary in size from the size of a pea to much larger if stimulated.
When stimulated they can enlarge quickly and feel tender to touch or compression. A visit with your dr during regular hours should separate the simple transient issues from those needing further tests.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Shaukat Matin
Internal Medicine
In brief: Thyroglossal cyst
Dd thyroid nodule, inflammatory lymph node.

In brief: Thyroglossal cyst
Dd thyroid nodule, inflammatory lymph node.
Dr. Shaukat Matin
Dr. Shaukat Matin
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Dr. Steven Hill
Family Medicine
In brief: Hard to know
This can't be diagnosed on the computer but you should definitely see your doctor and be checked.

In brief: Hard to know
This can't be diagnosed on the computer but you should definitely see your doctor and be checked.
Dr. Steven Hill
Dr. Steven Hill
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