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Please answer!!! Worried sick about swollen glands and more...

Fellow Irondequoit native, second request to you. After a month, my neck glands are still swollen. I had a couple of risky exposures 4 years ago. I went to a walkin clinic again yesterday (different one 2 wks ago had negative strep.) Congestion...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...because you don't have HIV! If you're worried, get a single rapid HIV test. The results will undoubtedly be negative.You should be worrying about that crummy Irondequoit winter weather, not an illness you could not possibly have, OK?Be well.Dr.... Read more »

armpit nodes follow-up; my physician says not to worry; should I get a second opinion?

I saw my physician about the three nodes in the 1-1.5 cm range in my axilla. He said they were... Read more »

Lymph node swelling; Should I worry?

I have a lymph node of size 1- 1.5 cm. No other symptoms. My blood test, x-ray are all negative.... Read more »
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if you worry about swollen lymph glands under jaw

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...teeth.. and after you start to be paranoiac about HIV , you 'll find out you have a swollen lympg glands there.. don't worry about lymph glands under jaw.. Read more »

Help with lymph node worries

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...they get to where they really protrude the neck? Its normal if they are a little big, right? How can they get before I should worry? Can you make them bigger by feeling them constantly? Read more »

what should be the size of lymph node to worry?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
..."O" also it's not painful.. I don't have fever , I have great appettite (I can eat 2 sheeps right now :) and also no other swollen lymph nodes.. my pharyngitis is almost stopped.. so why is it then without any reason? :( I'm Read more »

Very worried. Swollen glands.......

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...rash on legs. Went away with cream from doctor. 2 weeks after that rash on face that persisted until 3 months of antibiotics swollen glands under jaw appeared about a month after exposure. Still swollen 11 months later. blood tests done at 3... Read more »