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How can I distinguish between fatty deposits under my arms and lymph nodes? Also what is the normal size of clavicle lymph nodes?

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Dr. Chris Hawley
Family Medicine

In brief: Lymph nodes

It is best to have a physician examine your lumps and bumps.
Don't rely on the home method for trying to figure them out. Usually, the clavicle lymph nodes cannot be felt. These definitely need to be looked at by a physician and further work-up may be necessary.

In brief: Lymph nodes

It is best to have a physician examine your lumps and bumps.
Don't rely on the home method for trying to figure them out. Usually, the clavicle lymph nodes cannot be felt. These definitely need to be looked at by a physician and further work-up may be necessary.
Dr. Chris Hawley
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