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I have sore under my arm and cough

Hi, I have a sore under my armpit, it is sore when i touch it, before this i woke up with a very dry mouth and my tonsils was sore and very large, there was a thick mucus on it, but that has gone away, now i stiill have that sore under my arm, have a cough and am a bit chesty. What is wrong with me?
Asked On : Sun, 20 Feb 2011
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Welcome to the forum. You must be having infection of lymph glands of axillary area. It can be treated with antibiotics like ciprofloxacin 500mg for 2 times daily for 5 days. It must resolve by it and if does not you must get examined your breast and chest for any infection or tumors as they usually cause inflammation and swelling of lymph nodes of axillary area. Take care.
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