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Swollen lymph node, chances of being cancerous - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i had a swollen lymph node in my neck what are the chances its cancer???
Doctor :   sure we will help you
Doctor :   your age and occupation
User :   18 no job
User :   please i need an answer
Doctor :   for your age cancer is a rare probability
User :   wht could it be??
Doctor :   it can be due to some infection or any other cause
Doctor :   we need to evaluate
Doctor :   do you have any other illness
Doctor :   where is the lymph node swollen
User :   thts what the first 3 doctors thought. but i had it removed yesterday and i had 3 lumps in my back by my bone removed.
Doctor :and how do you know it is an lymph node
User :   i had it removed and my doctor told me
Doctor :   k where is it?
Doctor :   exactly
Doctor :   do you have cough or fever

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