HealthBoards

HealthBoards (https://www.healthboards.com/boards/)
-   Ear, Nose & Throat (https://www.healthboards.com/boards/ear-nose-throat/)
-   -   Swollen Lymph Node on Neck (https://www.healthboards.com/boards/ear-nose-throat/613483-swollen-lymph-node-neck.html)

ndshduiek 06-28-2008 08:40 PM

Swollen Lymph Node on Neck
 
I have a swollen lymph node on the right side of my neck between the ear and jaw. I have had it for about 4 years. I brought it to a doctors attention when it first appeared and he said don't worry about it as long as it does not get bigger you are fine. Doctors since then have noticed it but never said anything. So I go to a doctor at my college clinic a few weeks ago and she is concerned and cancer is mentioned. One thing is I have continuous sinus problems, my sinus are always swollen and I have continual sinus drainage, some times are worse than others but I always have it. I also have problems with my ears not being clear. I went to an ENT doctor and he said that I had some tubes (about where the node is located) on each side of the neck that get stopped up and that causes my ears to hurt and feel like I have an infection and he gave me instruction on how to clear those tubes. Could either the infected and draining sinuses or these


All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:46 PM.