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What are the lymph nodes in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen called? What causes then to.swell?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Lymph nodes

They are still called lymph nodes.
I assume your are speaking about inguinal lymph nodes present in the groin area as one cannot feel abdominal nodes. There are numerous causes, most commonly infection, inflammation or even tumors. Have a doctor take a look.

In brief: Lymph nodes

They are still called lymph nodes.
I assume your are speaking about inguinal lymph nodes present in the groin area as one cannot feel abdominal nodes. There are numerous causes, most commonly infection, inflammation or even tumors. Have a doctor take a look.
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