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I have swollen lymph nodes, and tension in neck and shoulders

can tense neck, and shoulder muscles cause swollen lymph nodes in the neck?
Fri, 18 Feb 2011
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Hi,

Both are unrelated, swollen lymph nodes in the neck are because of ongoing infection in the throat or neck. You may be having muscle sprain, please consult your doctor.

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Dr. Naveen Kumar
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