I am a 20 yr old female, w/ a fam history of nonhodgkins lymphoma . 9mo agoi got swollen lymphndes in my neck. Later I found a few along my colar bone I was not sick and had blood tests twice each about 4 mo apart the blood work came back good. The doctors trid antibiotics and steroids to try and reduce swelling. At 7mo I went to a surgeon who found nothing of concern, he did not perform a biopsy. Recently I found a lump about 1/2 in below my ear just away from my jaw. I don t know for certain if its a lymphnode. It is hard and fixed feels llike a rock or bone even. I m wondering if the doctors missed something and if I should look into this new lump. For the most part doctors have gone off old tests and touch and feel. The mainconcern was a different lymphnode. Can one differ from another?
Asked On : Fri, 29 Apr 2011