It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Cancer Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-18-2010, 08:34 PM   #1
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: new york
Posts: 1
mercedes76 HB User
recurring extremely painful to palpation right front side of neck

this has been recurring for a year now...first it was every few months, then once a month, now it just came back two weeks later...does not hurt if I swallow..only if i palpate or press lightly, it's very painful...i feel like a lymph node possibly or a gland possibly...i'm not sure..i could be wrong..i'm so scared..i'm a smoker for many years...the spot is exactly about an inch going down from jaw bone and about a quarter of an inch going diagonally up from your adam's apple...i'm going tomorrow for a sonogram to start....i know i'll need a ct, but you know how these ins. companies are...i've had it looked at 3 times by an ent with a scope and they don't see anything...i'm not sick, no you think this is head, neck or throat cancer???? i do have an underactive thyroid, but i am regulated and been on synthroid for over 3 years now..thanks...

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Recurring Staph Infection esorb11 Infectious Diseases 49 01-10-2013 07:07 PM
Cant raise either arm, both shoulders to painful sammyo1 Spinal Cord Disorders 11 03-20-2010 02:01 AM
Extremely Painful Headaches Classified95 Headaches & Migraines 2 11-01-2009 02:39 AM
Anyone get extremely painful 'cramps' in front of neck/throat? ADRIAN99 Ear, Nose & Throat 1 04-20-2008 09:18 AM
Anyone get extremely painful 'cramps' in front of neck/throat? Help! SirMack Ear, Nose & Throat 24 01-18-2008 10:09 AM
HELP-Extremely PAINFUL CRAMPS' in front of NECK/THROAT? jennyVee General Health 1 09-24-2007 12:30 PM
We're Extremely Afraid and Not Sure What to Do Now....(very long) LauraDan Cancer: Prostate 10 03-10-2006 08:07 PM
Recurring large "bug bites" - but no bugs?? Gazun Children's Health 6 01-28-2005 09:35 AM
Painful nodules where gums meet the cheeks benzozebra Dental Health 0 02-05-2004 07:52 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:31 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!