Related Questions

Got a flu show yesterday. This morning I woke up with a sore swollen lymph node under my armpit. Is this from the shot, or should I be concerned?

Possible. Could be from the flu shot, if the site of the shot is red and swollen beyond a silver dollar, I would be concerned about a possible infection. Try to ice the arm and if no better in a day , see a doctor. Read more...

My calves are extremely tense and sore (for a couple months) and I have what appears to be a swollen lymph node (new) in my armpit. Connected?

Not likely. Any issues with the calves should not cause an enlarged lymph node in the axilla. As I suggested earlier, it would be prudent to consult a doctor to examine the mass in the axilla. Read more...

How to tell when a lump in the neck is a swollen lymph node or something else? My lump is not sore either. On left side only!

Get examined. I believe these are reactive or benign reactions to your previous story of runny nose but since it is low on neck and on left, have a clinic doc examine that for you. The definite way to tell noninvasively is by radiologic imaging or even a biopsy But those procedures are only planned if your clinic doc saw your person, evaluated your lump and decides. We can not tell by just reading your notes. Read more...

Swollen lymph node in arm since Oct. Five months later there are 3. I have night sweats with chills. CBC normal except very low iron. Not sore.

See doctor. If the number of swollen lymph nodes has gone from one to three, it is time to see a doctor for an evaluation. This forum may be inadequate to address this issue. Read more...