Swollen lymph : Medical Symptom Description


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Swollen lymph: Swollen lymph is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Swollen lymph nodes. For a medical symptom description of 'Swollen lymph', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Swollen lymph nodes (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Swollen lymph' may be possible.
Swollen lymph nodes (symptom): Swelling or enlargement of the lymph nodes
Swollen lymph nodes (symptom): The lymph nodes are part of the lymphatic system that is part of the immune system. Lymph nodes often swell in response to infection or disease. Sometimes this is somewhat inaccurately called "swollen glands" (lymph nodes are not glands; they do not secrete anything). The most common locations of lymph node swelling are in the neck, groin and underarm, though many other locations are possible.

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