What could be the cause of movable lump at base of neck shoulder area in child?

Answer Enlarged lymph node due to an infection in the body.

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6 yr old child has a firm lump on right side of neck oblong shape about half inch long in lymph node area other side of neck is tender and possible lump too?

Swollen lymph modes in children is very common and can be from many things including an infection or virus and allergies. Lymph nodes on the neck can be from ear aches/infections, sore throats, run... Read More »

I have a movable lump under my mouth or jaw area, what could it be?

That could just be an inflamed lymph node. Lymph nodes swell when there are some infection in the area near it. (in your case, that's probably from the tooth)

Should you be concerned if you have a small hard fixed lump on the back left side of your neck that causes severe headaches and neck pain in that general area?

There are two things that it can be. Either you have a torn or strained muscle that is now a knot and needs to be taken care of by message or chiropractic care. Or your glands are swollen and it sh... Read More »

Can hitting someone from behind around the neck-shoulder area really knock them unconscious?

As far as we know, unconsciousness (being knocked out) is caused by trauma to the brain stem. There's a body-mind connection that gets re-set in a sense if it gets too chaotic in there. So yes, if ... Read More »