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Bump on neck, chin and head, spreading, infection. Lymph node cancer?

Hi I m 14 and i have a bump on my neck ...well actually i have more on my neck now and i think under my chin and bumps on my head. I went to a doctor like 3 or 2 or 4 weeks ago, and he said i should just sit and wait. But it s like multiplying like on my neck. He alsoo said that the worst that could happen if that it could become an infection , and not to touch it. I touched it like...a little but not really that, that much. If it continues multiplying then does that mean i have lymph node cancer? Please help me i m scared but i also want to face my problem. I will be going back to the doctors soon...
Asked On : Sat, 19 May 2012
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The bumps you see in your neck is most probably enlarged lymph nodes. Since you don't have fever the chance of being infection is very less. The chances of having a lymph nodal cancer cannot be excluded. So you need a surgeon consultation and need either an FNAC or preferably a biopsy from the node. Waiting and watching is hazardous and dangerous to life. So proceed ahead....

Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim
Surgical Oncologist
Answered: Wed, 30 May 2012
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