Causes for Swollen Neck Glands
There are several lymph nodes in the neck, and when they enlarge, it may be a symptom of an infection. The lymphatic system is part of the immune system, and the lymph nodes produce antibodies that fight illness. These lymph nodes, which some people...
WebMD explains what can cause swollen glands in the neck, armpit, groin, and
Nov 14, 2014 ... Glands above the collarbone (supraclavicular lymph nodes) may swell from an
infection or tumor in the areas of the lungs, breasts, neck, ...
Read about swollen lymph nodes what causes them. Causes include infection,
inflammation, or cancer. Swollen lymph nodes are not always a sign of disease.
Many young children have swollen glands
because they have frequent infections, which lead to reactive lymph nodes - glands
that become swollen
as a reaction to an infection in their area of the body.
Scrofula - an infection of a lymph node caused by atypical mycobacter... More »
Sep 15, 2015 ... Swollen lymph nodes under the jaw or on either side of the neck may hurt when
you turn your head in a certain way or when you're chewing ...
Check medical symptoms for swollen glands in the neck with the self-assessment
Jan 2, 2014 ... Swollen lymph nodes — Comprehensive overview covers ... Common areas
where you might notice swollen lymph nodes include your neck, ...
Jan 2, 2014 ... Swollen lymph nodes — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, ... Most of
your lymph nodes are located in your head and neck region.
Feb 27, 2015 ... Read about the causes swollen lymph glands (nodes) such as infection, ... The
ones most frequently enlarged or swollen are found in the neck, ...