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What causes swollen lymph node while having stye in eyes?

Hi, I got a stye in my eyes 20 days ago and it didn t drain. After 3 days i got my lymph node swollen in front of my earlobe. After 12 days i got strep throat which is doing good now. But the lump is not going. I went to 4 physician and everyone is saying its a strep throat or ear infection. i want to know is it related to stye. There is no pain in my swollen lymph node but sometimes it feel warm. there is also some loss in my appetite. Please help me. I am in depression because of this. Thanks
Mon, 17 Nov 2014
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Ophthalmologist 's  Response
sty is infection of bacterial reason. for common lymphatic drainage the lymph gland are enlarged. a course of oral antibiotic will decrease it. now you can go for appellation and apply neosporine eye ointmentyou will improve.
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