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  • ivan43035 2

    Swollen lymph nodes for 7-8 years

    Hello, I'm a 22 year old male and as the title says I have had swollen lymph nodes in my neck and armpits for almost 8 years. It started when I was around 15 years old with a one or two nodes getting swollen in my neck. The GP said it was nothing so I haven't paid any more attention to them. Over the...

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  • kmbrown95xoxo 2

    Swollen lymph nodes for 6 months, help?????!

    Okay so around may I had this strange feeling like something was stuck in my throat. Saw my ent who put the camera down my nose and said it all was good. Well this was right at the beginning of May. I developed what felt like several swollen lymph to me. One behind my ear which feels kind of hard and...

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  • HeatherP143 2

    Swollen Lymph Nodes for 4+ Months

    I am hoping someone can give me some insight into this ongoing health issue I seem to be having. In February 2016 I noticed slightly enlarged lypmh nodes in my neck - I scheduled an appt with my GP and after my appt with her, she acknowledged my nodes were slightly enlarged, but not of concern, so she...

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  • brendi210 1

    Lymph nodes itchy at times and pain

    I've had some lymph nodes that piped up in the back of my ear. It started with 1 which is small but it either hurts at times or itches. Then the next day right underneath that one another one poped out but that one does not hurt. Both have not gotten any bigger. I am on antibiotics but it is still...

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  • Heythereitsmehi 2

    Swollen glands, no other symptoms?

    Hello, I'm new to this group.. I joined because I'm trying to get information regarding my swollen lymph nodes. About me: I'm a healthy 30 year old mother, I don't smoke, don't do drugs (well, marijuana once in a while... Once every few months I would say) and I only drink occasionally. Im not on...

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  • aaron95045 1

    Hard lymph nodes for years

    Hi everyone, I am a 28 year old male. I first noticed I had 2 hard lymph nodes over 10 years ago when I was in high school. One is directly below my left ear and is less than a centimeter. The other is by my left clavicle and is about 1 cm. Back then I had bronchitis at least once a year and twice...

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  • Swarna83 1

    Feeling scared

    My daughter is 12 years old she had a node on jawline when she had mumps after treatments mumps was cured but node stayed like from 2 years from 1 yrar she had 2 swollen nodes Donno what are those on neck shown to specialist they said if enlarges or pains thn its problem so matter of fact they are in...

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  • KPips 2

    Swollen retroauricular node - panicked

    Hiya. I am in a bit of a panic. I have found a lump behind me ear. It actually feels like a bone sticking right out. I can vaguely remember asking my mam ages ago if she had a sticky out bone there too, but this must have grown cos I have renoticed it, if you see what I mean. Upon visiting Dr Google,...

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  • lakenkayana 1

    Swollen lymph nodes . Severe pain . Please help .

    Please someone help!! I have had swollen lymph nodes for about 6 months now . The doctors thought I tested positive for mono but now are saying they think I had it in the past but do not have it now??? . I have severe pain in my neck from the swollen glands . My neck becomes so stiff I can't even move...

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  • Sophie245 2

    Persistent swollen glands in armpit?

    I went to the doctors who said my swollen gland was caused by a blocked gland and was very common during the summer season. He also said my armpits were 90% healed. This was on Thursday.  On Sunday I touched my armpit out of habit and I realised it hurt, but it was the other armpit this time. I shaved...

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  • jack14400 1

    Multiple Swollen Lymph Nodes & other symptoms--please help!

    Hey there, I am 25 and a pretty healthy guy (in the military). I workout regularly and my diet isn't horrible. I have a couple swollen lymph nodes in my neck (1 near my jaw and 1 on my neck). They all feel relatively small and squishy (read up on non-cancerous nodes but idk), but I'm still very worried...

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  • brit01 2

    Neck Tumor

    So I've had spinal stenosis for a few years, I've had MRI's done each year to check the progress prior to surgery. I recently had one in 2017 which stated "on the last axial images of this exam there are apparent soft tissue masses within the supraclavicular regions bilaterally. On the left this mass...

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  • Gale777 2
  • jess71400 3

    Need advice on what to do about swollen lymph glands?

    Hi, so I've had symptoms for a while now,  the current symptoms have been since around January, and to cut a long story short, I've had ct scan recently which has shown lymph glands in my neck and stomach. My other symptoms include an awful rash  on my neck/chest area which had to be treated by dermatologist,...

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  • bethany04289 2

    Health Anxiety enlarged lymph node

    I know may people post about this but honestly my health anxiety has been so bad since I found a lump in my neck. I have seen 2 doctors and they both say it is an enlarged lymph node and 1cm or less. I don't have any other symptoms apart from occasional chest pain (not severe - haven't seen doctor about)...

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  • michelle92962 2

    Lymph Nodes

    Okay so I've had two small pea size nodes in the back of my neck one on each side. I went to the doctor and she said it should be of no concern. However, there is no reason why it would be there. Only thing I have is a runny nose once in a while due to allergies. There are no other symptoms. Prior to...

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  • bethany 75128 1

    Swollen neck

    I've had a swollen neck for alomost 2 years now it's only on the right side it doesn't hurt and it's soft to press no pain when I went to the doctors a year ago he said it's nothing to worry about but I can't help worrying anyone else had this for this long? And is it anything serious also it hasn't...

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  • PrestonsMom 1

    Could this be NHL?

    Hi, I'm a very worried mother and I'm looking for some opinions from individuals who have been through similar situations... My three year old son has had swollen lymph nodes in his neck for the past 18 months or so. I have brought this to the attention of my doctor on his regular visits and was told...

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  • stephanie221 2

    Lymph nodes everywhere, collarbone included + symptoms?

    Hey everyone I'm new here, I am 20 years old and for a year and a half I have been experiencing symptoms and lymphadenopathy. I have been to multiple doctors/appointments but no doctor seems to take it serious enough. It first started with severe lower abdomen pain last year in May which then lead to...

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  • amelia2306 1

    Swollen lymph nodes caused by asymptomatic strep?

    Hi, I'm almost 19 years old and have a history of strep-reactive arthritis but I have been off treatment for about 2 years now(I was inititally diagnosed with Rheumatic Fever, then Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis and after a few years of being treated for that we saw another doc who thinks it was strep-reactive...

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  • AlexRP 1

    Swollen Lymph Nodes Help I'm kind of freaking out

    I'm 16, female, and have a bit of health anxiety. This is going to be long but please bear with me.  So, I first noticed a lump behind my ear (it's like right on the bone - I think it's a posterior auricular node) around winter 2016 (probably October-December? I don't really remember). After googling...

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  • Johnn460 1

    Lymph Nodes

    For the past 7 months I have had lymph nodes in my neck raised. They have not gone down. I'm a male currently 14 and I had a blood test and it came back that I was fine. I also had an ultrasound and they just said they where lymph nodes. Soon after that I visited a specialist and he said it was fine....

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  • pam123 2

    Hard Swollen Nodes for years, is it a Slow growing lymphoma?

    So for a couple weeks after I posted my other discussion, I've felt fine and stopped worrying over the bump because I read many discussions about people with the same problem telling me it was normal. But today, I decided to search it up again to relieve my mind and found something called low grade or...

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  • pam123 2

    Hard Swollen Lymph Nodes for years

    I have this very foggy memory of when I first noticed a bump on the back of my head in the summer a couple years ago (not very sure how many years ago though). I showed my mom and she said it was nothing to worry about probably a cyst and said she'll call the doctor but never did. Last year while I was...

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  • ophelia123 3

    Swollen Glands in neck? PLEASE READ!

    So a few days ago i had some neck pain, mostly stiffness. I shrugged it off. But then the next day, it started throbbing and twitching.Then my wrist started feeling achy and so was my was like cramps.This is happening on my left side by the way. So the "swollen gland" is feeling so weird and...

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  • jak39724 1

    Hi guys I've had lumps in my groin and neck for some tjne

    I'm a 23 year old male and I've noticed I've had these lumps all different sizes in my groin and in my neck for a fair few years. I suffer with anxiety and I've never mentioned it to anybody or seen a doctor as I'm scared it could be serious I know it's silly that I haven't had it checked but I'm really...

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  • Rsams07647 1

    Pea sized node and allergic reactions

    Hi, I'm a 22 year old male. Recently I have had two reactions one which caused my face to swell and the other caused some minor swelling in my nose and lips as well as watery red eye. 2 months ago I also had an ear infection. Anyway for the last 6 months maybe year I have noticed pea sized lymph nodes,...

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  • rebecca 82877 2

    Update! : Swollen Glands & Lump in Sternum area

    I've made two previous posts on here, and wasn't sure whether I should make a new discussion, or update the old one? Which do you all prefer? Anyway, my insurance coverage finally started and I'm getting some procedures done. My doctor gave me a referral in order to get a chest x-ray for the lump in...

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  • becky80409 2

    Swollen lymphnodes

    Hello, I posted on here a couple of months ago, in January I went to the doctors with a swollen lymphnode on my neck (right side) I was referred to ENT where they did a needle biopsy but the results were inconclusive, they then sent me to the general hospital where they were going to remove the lump...

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  • monique 75590 1

    Swollen nodes both sides of my neck

    I have had swollen nodes both sides of my neck about a year ago but getting worse latetly I also have the feeling that my ears are falling off. Waiting to go see an ent. But I'm so scared. Also the lumps come and go and are soft. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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  • elizabeth43600 2

    Numerous swollen lymph nodes

    I noticed a painful lymph node on the bottom left of my right clavical about a month ago, it was painful to the touch and scared me. I went to the doctor and she said pain was good and if didn't go away to come back. The pain faded away but the lump remained and two weeks later further up on my right...

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