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I have discrete bumps on my head, a mild fever and a sore

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I have discrete bumps on my head, a mild fever and a sore throat. Also on the back of my neck there's a bump that is following the lymphatic trail to the top of my head. What would you suggest till morning.
Submitted: 23 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 23 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 23 days ago.

I would gargle with salt water

and take your temperature to check for fever

you can use tylenol for pain or fever

and see your doctor tomorrow to get a throat swab to check for throat infection

and examination of your neck lymph nodes and bumps on the top of your head.

would you like to upload clear photos of these bumps ?

you could have an enlarged neck reactive lymph nodes reacting to a throat infection which is very common.

Customer: replied 23 days ago.
Will do. Gargle and then get the first appointment available. See what happens. Thanks for the quick response!
Expert:  Dr. David replied 23 days ago.

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