Swollen Lymph Glands in the Neck Overview
Another name for Swollen Lymph Glands in the Neck is Cervical Lymphadenopathy.
What is cervical lymphadenopathy?
A person with cervical lymphadenopathy has swollen lymph glands in the neck. Lymph nodes most often swell in response to infection or inflammation. Less commonly, lymph gland swelling can be a sign of cancer.
What are the symptoms of cervical lymphadenopathy?
Symptoms depend on underlying cause for the lymph gland enlargement.
How does the doctor treat cervical lymphadenopathy?
Treatment depends on underlying cause.
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