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What is this lump under my arm pit which is tender to touch, and red spots underarm of my sister ?

I have 4 lumps under my arm pit tender to touch have been there for 4 days i have just had some inter cranial pressure for the past 24 hours and have felt sick off and on for 2 days my sister and another friend has developed the red spots under arm and on side of torso
Asked On : Tue, 5 Apr 2011
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These are enlarged axillary (armpit) lymph nodes and the condition is called axillary lymphadenopathy. It is most likely due to respiratory tract infection or any other infection above the diaphragm. Consult a physician for a physical examination and blood investigations to detect the cause of lymphadenopathy.
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