Infectious neck masses often benefit from warm compresses.
Sternocleidomastoid tumor of infancy: massage, range of motion, and stretching
Nodes not responding to antibiotics
Toxic illness/systemic symptoms
Clinical signs of ...
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784.2 Swelling, mass, or lump in head and neck
785.6 Enlargement of lymph nodes
682.1 Cellulitis and abscess of neck
075 Infectious mononucleosis
759.2 Anomalies of other endocrine glands
Q: How should nodes respond to therapy?
A: Consider referral for biopsy if increasing size after 2 weeks, no decrease in size >2 to 4 weeks, or not back to normal >8 to 12 weeks.
Q: Do all ext...
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