Ear Ache, Enlarged Or Swollen Glands, Itching Or Burning And Sore Throat

Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2020

Sore throat and enlarged lymph nodes ("glands"), as well as earache, may accompany upper respiratory infections including infectious mononucleosis ("mono"). Itching and burning of the eyes and mouth can be a sign of an allergic reaction. All of these symptoms can occur with a variety of conditions, so if you are experiencing worrisome symptoms, seek the advice of a doctor.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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