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Swollen lymph nodes behind ears, infection, breathlessness. Prescribed antibiotics. Cause of concern?

My wife has been diagnoised with a swollen lymph nodes near her left ear.We did refer her to a ortho yesterday and he did say that this is due to some infection and presribed antibiotics . Also asked us to get back after 5 days. Last week for few days she has some breathlessness and sinc elast 2 days, could see this swollen lymphs. Question I have is that is this something to woory, is this curable and is an Ortho the right consultant for these issues
Asked On : Sun, 30 Sep 2012
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ent specialist is right consultant for you
you must have infection in throat ear or sinuses which led to ln enlargement
which can cause breathless
or your antibiotics may be causing as antibiotics are not need in this condotion
get xray done pns waters view
tab metrogyl 200 mgm bd
tab singular 10 mgm bd
syp ventrolin 1/2 tsf bd
syp mucaine gel 2 tsf tds
do 3 week
after that treat sinus
ln will take time to go
Answered: Sun, 30 Sep 2012
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