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can a kidney infection cause swollen glands in the neck groin

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can a kidney infection cause swollen glands in the neck groin and armpits and extreme fatigue and not manifest as a kidney infection for about a month

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Mysticdoc :

Hi there,


I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.


I am here to help you with your concerns.

Mysticdoc :

Kidney infection does not usually cause swollen neck glands.

Mysticdoc :

However, kidney infection can cause fatigue.

Mysticdoc :

Swollen neck glands an be caused by the other viral infections.

Mysticdoc :

Sometimes the glands can be swollen from the autoimmune disorder.

Mysticdoc :

Rarely, this can be a presentation of lymphoma.

Mysticdoc :

If the glands are enlarged for long time, a lymph node biopsy ( FNA) will be appropriate.

Mysticdoc :

If the biopsy is negative then this is not concerning.

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Mysticdoc : The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.
Mysticdoc : Hi there,
I am Mysticdoc, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
I am here to help you with your concerns.
Mysticdoc : Kidney infection does not usually cause swollen neck glands.
Mysticdoc : However, kidney infection can cause fatigue.
Mysticdoc : Swollen neck glands an be caused by the other viral infections.
Mysticdoc : Sometimes the glands can be swollen from the autoimmune disorder.
Mysticdoc : Rarely, this can be a presentation of lymphoma.
Mysticdoc : If the glands are enlarged for long time, a lymph node biopsy ( FNA) will be appropriate.
Mysticdoc : If the biopsy is negative then this is not concerning.
Mysticdoc : Best wishes,
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