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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What is the treatment for lumps on the neck?

I have a hard very painful to the touch, and painful when not touching knot on the right lower side of head.. And pea size painless lumps on back of neck.. A lot when I stand up vision blurrs completely out for a second and returns making me feel a little dizzy and nausious.. Please tell me what It could be!
Mon, 16 Jan 2017
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Neurologist 's  Response
Hi,

I understand your concern and would explain that your symptoms could be related to inflammation. The painful knot may be an infection or a cyst. I recommend consulting with your family doctor for a physical exam and some tests:

- complete blood count
- PCR
- sedimentation rate for inflammation

A brain CT scan would help give more information on the knot and exclude possible intracranial lesions.

Hope you will find this answer helpful. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Best wishes,
Dr. Aida
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