Enlarged Or Swollen Glands, Hoarse Voice, Lump Or Bulge And Pain Or Discomfort

Reviewed on 11/16/2022

Enlarged or swollen lymph nodes can be seen as lumps or bulges that may be painful to the touch. These are sometimes referred to as swollen glands and can occur with common infections such as mononucleosis. Certain infections including mononucleosis can also cause a hoarse voice or sore throat. If you have signs of an infection that are not improving, discuss your symptoms with the healthcare provider so that you can receive an appropriate diagnosis and treatment.

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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