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Is this spaghetti thing I feel on 1 side of my neck a nerve? About 0.3 cm wide 0.8 cm long. FEELS like tendon. 2 friends have it too but on other side

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Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine

In brief: Not nerve.

Nerves are almost impossible to feel.
It is likely a tendon. Whether you can feel it or not depends on the position of your head and how much muscle and fat is over it.

In brief: Not nerve.

Nerves are almost impossible to feel.
It is likely a tendon. Whether you can feel it or not depends on the position of your head and how much muscle and fat is over it.
Dr. Susan Rhoads
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