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What's the natural size of axillary lymph nodes in their normal state? I heard they can be up to 2cm.. If that's true, how come they cannot be felt?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No

Feeling of auxiliary lymph node is not normal.
It may suggest infection, cyst or lipomas or malignancy.

In brief: No

Feeling of auxiliary lymph node is not normal.
It may suggest infection, cyst or lipomas or malignancy.
Thank

In brief: Two cml ymphnode is

Not normal at all .
It has some cause . It could be result of inflammation and worst case scenario is sign of some kind of malignancy . If you have lymph node that big get evaluated immediately

In brief: Two cml ymphnode is

Not normal at all .
It has some cause . It could be result of inflammation and worst case scenario is sign of some kind of malignancy . If you have lymph node that big get evaluated immediately
Thank

In brief: Usually soft

Lymph nodes usually not felt if no inflammation.

In brief: Usually soft

Lymph nodes usually not felt if no inflammation.
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