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Occipital lymph node acting up

Premium Questions

Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

I have a question if a cervical lymph node measuring .3 by .6 by 1.1 cm is considered enlarged. I m ...? This is in what I think is an occipitical lobe. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I have two swollen lymph nodes - 1. Occipital region left back neck below skull- past 6 months. Same size or lesser than 1cm.. probably .5cm now , no pain , unstable kind of. When i showed ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Deepashree MD

. I've always been able to feel a few lymph nodes in my neck regardless if they are swollen or not. I ...I have a question regarding a lump on my neck. I believe it's a swollen occipital lobe - it ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepashree ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

My daughter has had a lymph node right side of neck, under the jaw, that's swollen and never goes .... Is it common for kids to have bilateral swelled lymph nodes under the jaw/neck area for... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I'm a 56 year old male in good health. About 6 weeks ago, I noticed a small knot (about the size of a pea) in the back of my neck, just below the hairline and about 2 inches over from my earlobe . The knot has not... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

i get a pain in my occipital lymph node when i drink that usually subsides after half an hour, I also have a reoccurring rash under my arm pits for the past year and I am always itchy all over my body ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

my 2.5 year old son has had a swollen occipital lymph nod for about a year and it seems ... to the hospital for second opinion and the dr there said it s juts a swollen lymph nod and it happens a lot ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   S. Samanta MD

Hi i firstly started with swollen occipital lymph nodes now have noticed swollen nodes behind my ears there not big jst about 1cm there tender to touch Ive just come dwn with a really bad sinus ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Samanta ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

occipital lymph node on my neck and more or less diarrhea for the last 6 days. I m worried that I may have aids. I was also bitten by a fire ant and I am wondering if that could have caused the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  P. Kumar MD

I have 3 swollen lymph nodes all on the left side- mandibular, occipital and cervical region. Have ... on and off past 8 months). lymph nodes appeared 4 months back, FNAC report 3 months... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. Kumar ( Psychiatrist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

Occipital Lymph node. The doctor needs to check which area it drains. If there are some medical problems in the scalp this lymph node is enlarged.

Dr. Phanindra Dulipala MD

Hi, The lymph nodes are small glands that make white blood cells (lymphocytes), which fight infection. Lymph nodes may trap the germs that are causing an infection. Cancer often spreads to...

Dr. Vipul Prajapati MD

Hi dear, Lymph node is unit of lymphatic drainage. Thank you