Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
120 Doctors are Online

I have large gland just under my jaw and it is very painful.

Hi, I have a very large gland just under my jaw on the right side, two smaller nodules under that and one small nodule under my chin. This problem started about 4 months ago. I believe they havn t grown and they are not sore . They are hard to touch and move under the skin . The doctor said they believe it could be salivary gland stones and nothing serious but 4 months is a long time and it is starting to play on my mind. Please can someone give me some advice. It would be much appreciated. Thankyou
Asked On : Wed, 13 Apr 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  287
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
OBGYN 's  Response
Thanks for choosing HealthcareMagic forum.
From your description it seems that you are having swollen neck glands.This is a long standing and serious problem and needs immediate attention. you need to have an Fnac of the nodules and the blood investigations to reach a diagnosis. Do not delay.
Dr. Rakhi Tayal

Answered: Wed, 13 Apr 2011
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor