Enlarged Or Swollen Glands And Weakness

Reviewed on 1/17/2023

Enlarged or swollen lymph nodes are sometimes referred to as swollen glands. These can occur with many different types of infections as well as inflammatory conditions and cancers. Many infections are accompanied by a generalized sense of fatigue or weakness. If you believe you have signs of an infection or are concerned about your 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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