Swollen lymph node on neck, tuberculosis. Is it contagious?
Hi Dr. My husband s lymph node on his neck is swollen. He has been diagnosed with tuberculosis . I m wondering if neck (cervical lymph node) tuberculosis is contagious? Cytopathology of FNAC on lymph node says that the features are suggestive of chronic suppurative and granulomatous inflammation....
Pain in the lymph nodes of the neck. What is wrong?
My boyfriend is experiencing a dull ache on the right side of his neck , near where his lymph nodes are located. The pain seems to come and go and not worse at any particular time that he can pin point. The pain does not radiate anywhere but it does tend run run from lymph node area under his...
Swollen lymph nodes in the neck with pain. Reason?
Doctor, My name is Lisa and I am 55 years of age. I see many queries regarding swollen lymph nodes in the neck, but none I can relate to. Hope I am not wasting your time. Two days ago I noticed a swollen lymph node on the right side of my neck. Painful to the touch. I do not have any health care...
Swollen lymph nodes with itchy rash
Hi. I am 32 140 lbs pretty healthy active female. I have had a itchy red rash with hives on the back of my neck, and hot very itchy ears for the past 5 days. it is slowly spreading to the front of my neck. My ear are not fairly rough feeling. I have three very hard tender lumps - two behind my...
Could anxiety lead to swelling in lymph nodes?
I have recently become sick im just wondering can your lymph nodes in your neck swell?? I suffer anxiety to so could that be the cause??? I have seen my doctor about it a while ago and she said she was not worried about it at all I have a habit of touching them a lot too
Severe cold with swollen lymph nodes
I am a 24 year old female and have had a cold for 3 days. today is day 3 actually. it started out as colds for me normally do, waking up with a dry swollen sore throat and then gradually started to feel that yucky feeling in my nose knowing i was getting a cold. but yesterday my neck started...
Can a swollen lymph node be a symptom of lymphoma ?
Im a 16 years old with swollen lymph nodes on the neck. Its 3 or more lymph nodes; the bigger one is about 2,3 cm and the smallest is less then 1 cm. One of them feel hard and unmovable(its not the big one). The others are movable but all of them are painless and hard to notice from the outside....
What is the swollen lymph node on my back?
I have a throbbing swollen lymph node in my neck . It has been swollen off and on for about 5 months now. My doctor perscribed antibiotics 5 months ago but they really did not help. The lymph node has gotten especially bad in the past 2 weeks. I also have a pain in my upper back felt on the spine...
What is lymph node lung cancer and what treatment do you need?
What causes lymph node lung cancer.
Thanks for the query. It can be either lung cancer, having spread to lymph nodes. Or, it is cancer of Lymph nodes within the chest.
Please clarify which one do you mean? Lung cancer with spread to lymph nodes carries a bad prognosis with short life. Other condition can be managed.
Dr.(Col) R Karanwal
MBBS; M.D. (Internal Medicine)
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