Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Lucille | 2012/08/23

Q.

2 1/2 year old

Morning,

Hope you can give me advice. Yesterday afternoon a saw n lump (knop) in my daughters neck. Its about the six of a 10 c coin. If you feel it, it moves around.

What can it be, and what must i do?

Please help!!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is an enlarged lymph node. This is common in this age group. It is usually due to a recent throat infection. If it gets any bigger ask your paediatrician to see her. Otherwise it should disappear by itself.

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Posted by: Lucille | 2012/08/23

Is dit dalk n vet klier? wat moet ek doen? is dit gevaarlik?

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