Question about lymph nodes?

Answer It's very normal for lymph nodes to swell with infections. this is what they are designed for. they take on the infection until the immune system kicks in and kills them off. If the infection is... Read More »

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Melanoma and lymph nodes question?

This could definitely be related and I wouldn't wait to see a Dr. Thankfully, the biopsies on the previous ones were negative. These may also be negative but don't chance that. For the record, m... Read More »

How many lymph nodes can you live without?

I had 16 removed from my armpit with breast cancer, think my sister had a simillar number removed.

Can lymph nodes be seen on a PETscan?

On One Hand: A PET Scan will Detect Lymph NodesA positron emission tomography (PET) scan is regularly used to detect enlarged lymph nodes in the human body. A small amount of radioactive material i... Read More »

How to Check Lymph Nodes?

The lymphatic system is composed of a series of vein-like tubes punctuated by pockets or nodes. You have the highest concentration of lymph nodes in your neck, under your arms and in the groin. The... Read More »