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My son just turned 6 months old. 5 weeks ago I noticed
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My son is about to turn 3. He recently had the flu and recovered seemingly quickly from that. This weekend he was acting overly sensitive and a bit “off his game”. Incidentally my wife noticed he has … read more
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While combing my daughter's hair last night, a few inches
While combing my daughter's hair last night, a few inches below her right ear on the side of the neck I found a lump. She wouldn't let me touch it since it was tickling her but it seemed roughly the s… read more
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My son is 3 and healthy. He has a few palpable BB size lymph
My son is 3 and healthy. He has a few palpable BB size lymph nodes on either side on his groin I can feel. They are identical on both sides but I can feel them. Is this of concern!?… read more
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I was reading above and this sounds similar. I just noticed
Hello, I was reading above and this sounds similar. I just noticed a tiny pea sizes lump on left middle of my daughters neck. She is 7. It feels like it's more moveable then stationary. She says its s… read more
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My 4 year old son has a single small (maybe slightly smaller
My 4 year old son has a single small (maybe slightly smaller than a pea) very moveable and soft, bump on the right side of his neck, maybe an inch under his earlobe. It's not visible just by looking a… read more
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My 6 year old daughter has a small lump behind her right ear
My 6 year old daughter has a small lump behind her right ear on the bone-part of her skull. It has been there since Monday and hasn't gotten smaller. It is a little tender to the touch, but not a lot.… read more
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My daughter was born 12/28/11 in Everett WA (rainy side of
My daughter was born 12/28/11 in Everett WA (rainy side of the state), 5 months ago we moved to the dry side of the state. It was nearly 5 months ago that I noticed a lump the size of a pea right next… read more
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My 2 year old son began scratching his head last Tuesday.
Hi there My 2 year old son began scratching his head last Tuesday. When I checked his head to see what was going on, I found a very large bump and swelling at the back of his head. The bump looked red… read more
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My 1 1/2 year old toddler has a pea sized lump on the base
My 1 1/2 year old toddler has a pea sized lump on the base of his head/neck. He has had it for a few days and it has not changed size at all. It moves when touched, and is only on his left side. We ju… read more
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My little boy is 5 and we noticed a bump on his neck this
my little boy is 5 and we noticed a bump on his neck this past January, dr said not to worry about it. at his yearly exam in april it was still there but he had just had an abcessed tooth pulled, so s… read more
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My 8.5 month old is pale and has dark cirlces under eyes.
My 8.5 month old is pale and has dark cirlces under eyes. Has for quite some time. Seems worse when he has a cold or is teething. No fever. Has several swollen bumps (lymph nodes?) around neck and beh… read more
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My toddler had a throat infection about a month and a half
My toddler had a throat infection about a month and a half ago which came back negative for strep and appeared to clear up on it's own, but about three weeks ago his tonsils still looked swollen and h… read more
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My 1 year old daughter had her shots last mon, including her
My 1 year old daughter had her shots last mon, including her mmr, and thurs i noticed a swollen lymph node in her groin on the same side she had her mmr. I asked doctor I work with if this is normal a… read more
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My 7 month old son is getting his first tooth. It is
My 7 month old son is getting his first tooth. It is breaking through the skin & he has had diarrhea, fussiness, and of course he's been in pain. He had croup about 3 weeks ago. My question is, today,… read more
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My 2 1/2 yr. old son has a swollen lymph node about the size
My 2 1/2 yr. old son has a swollen lymph node about the size of a marble on the side of his neck. It has been there for at least a 1 1/2 years. I first noticed it after an infection in his ear. The in… read more
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This question is for a pediatrician. My little boy, who will
This question is for a pediatrician. My little boy, who will be 4 years old next month, has a lymph node that is visible on the side of his neck. This node became visible well over a year ago, after a… read more
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