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Low fever, swollen sternocleidomastoid, paracetamol

my husband is having a low grade fever and a swollen sternocleidomastoid on right side it subsides when he takes paracetamol but recurs after 10 hours
Asked On : Mon, 26 Mar 2012
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it can be cervical adenitis . in this there is enlargement of lymph node and fever. I would recommend you to give your husband Brufen and antibiotics like ofloxacin with your doctor's consult . Also give him lot of fluid and juices. if fever persist or increase then get FNAC at lab and get opinion from physician.
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