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What medication is suggested for swollen lymph nodes on the right armpit?

I have two swollen lymph nodes at my right arm pit. They are not soft, but not fixed either. One has been there for 2-3 months...the other popped up a couple of weeks ago. They are not painful, nor have I had any infection or illness. What are the chances they are cancer?
Fri, 28 Jun 2019
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Hello,

Your symptoms seem to be related to a reactive lymph node. This is one of the common causes of swollen lymph nodes. I suggest doing a complete blood count for further evaluation.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Dorina Gurabardhi, General & Family Physician
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