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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Lumps on neck, chest. Cause?

HI THERE I HAVE FOUR TO FIVE SMALL LUMPS RUNNING ALONG THE VAINS ON THE LEFT SIDE OF MY NECK THAT YOU CAN ONLY SEE WHEN IM LYING DOWN THEY DO GET BIGGER WHEN I HOLD MY CHIN DOWN TOWARDS MY CHEST ALSO ABOUT FOUR WEEKS AGO I WAS IN HOSPITAL WITH A DRIP IN MY LEFT ARM THAT WAS RIPPED OUT AND LEFT A HUGE LUMP IN THE VEIN THAT RUNS UP MY ARM COULD THIS HAVE BEEN A BLOOD CLOT AND WOULD THAT BE THE CUASE OF THE LUMPS IN MY NEEK NOW THE LUMP IM MY ARM IS STILL THERE AS WELL THANKYOU NICOLE.
Wed, 6 Nov 2013
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OBGYN 's  Response
welcome to HCM!
lumps in the neck can be enlarged lymph nodes.
get it checked by a nearby physician.
whether they are painful,
is there any other infection which is causing it?
unless one examines them , cannot make a diagnosis.
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