Enlarged Or Swollen Glands, Itching Or Burning, Lump Or Bulge And Stiff Neck

Reviewed on 12/21/2022

These symptoms can occur in many different medical conditions. Enlargement of the lymph nodes is sometimes referred to as swollen glands. These can be seen in the neck with conditions such as infectious mononucleosis, for example. A stiff neck can be related to muscle strain or localized trauma of any type. Pay attention to all your symptoms. Seek the advice of a doctor if you are concerned about these or any other symptoms.

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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