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Enlarged Lymph Nodes Behind By Ears

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enlarged lymph nodes behind my ears

i have been positive for about a year, and have swollen lymph nodes that go down occasionally, but are swollen for most of the time. I have a CD4 of 615, and a very high viral load. I am not on meds. Should i be worried?
Graeme Moyle, M.D.

Response from Graeme Moyle, M.D.

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