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Collar bone problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Practicing since : 2009
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   doctor, today i found a knot at my collar bone. I have recently had drainage and mucous in my neck. the knot is not sore or anything. should i go see a dr.
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   33 yrs old
Doctor :   Do you have diabetes?
User :   my dad does
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you feel pain?
User :   nope
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Since, I am unable to visually examine the lump, I cannot predict what exactly this is.
Doctor :   It may be secondary a swollen lymphnode.
Doctor :   Its not of concern.
Doctor :   However, if you notice, it increasing in size or if any other secondary changes are noticed, then
User :   ok. i was just wondering. I will ask my sister in law. she is training to be a rn. thank anyway. thanks for the help
Doctor :   I suggest that you consult a doctor for an examination.
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