Sorry, your search did not match any doctors. Here are some other doctors that we have hand
picked for you!
Show Doctors near me
That's all we have from Nayakankuppam, Kanchipuram. Here are some top doctors from nearby cities
SWOLLEN LYMPH NODES
Lymph nodes that frequently swell are in head and neck area, as well as in your armpits and groin area.Swollen lymph nodes are a sign that something is wrong somewhere in your body. When your lymph nodes first swell, you might notice:
Tender and painful lymph nodes
Swollen lymph nodes that may be the size of a pea or kidney bean, or even larger
Depending on the cause of your swollen lymph nodes, other signs and symptoms you might have include:
Runny nose, sore throat, fever and other indications of an upper respiratory infection
General swelling of lymph nodes throughout your body — which may indicate an infection, such as HIV or mononucleosis, or an immune disorder, such as lupus or rheumatoid arthritis
Swollen limb, possibly indicating lymph system blockage caused by swelling in a lymph node to far under your skin to feel
Hardened, fixed, rapidly growing nodes, indicating a possible tumor
HOW IS SWOLLEN LYMPH NODES DIAGNOSED?
A General Physician diagnoses Swollen Lymph Nodes by examining the medical history of the patient and performing a physical examination. Additional diagnosis consists of blood test, CT scan, MRI, lymph node biopsy and ultrasound to determine the cause of the disease.
HOW IS SWOLLEN LYMPH NODES TREATED?
Antibiotics is prescribed to treat Swollen Lymph Nodes, however, Swollen Lymph Nodes caused by cancer may require surgery and chemotherapy.
DID YOU KNOW?
Any cancer that spread in the body can cause Swollen Lymph Nodes.