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Numbing around Cervical Lymph Node

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    Sherron
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    Jim's very enlarged lymph node (cervical) no treatment at all is feeling numb all arount part of it going up into the scalp and  up above the ear.   Does anyone know what this means.  Thank you.

     

    Take Care

    Sherron, wife to Jim

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    Jim's very enlarged lymph node (cervical) no treatment at all is feeling numb all arount part of it going up into the scalp and  up above the ear.   Does anyone know what this means.  Thank you.

     

    Take Care

    Sherron, wife to Jim

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      Sherron
      Participant

      Also he is having some sharp pains in and around the node.. Please anyone, guess, Janner, Carver, Michael FL

       

      Take Care,

      Sherron, wife to Jim

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        Janner
        Participant

        My "guess" would be the tumor is getting large enough to impinge on a nerve.  That could cause shooting pains as well as numbness.  My guess is that the symptoms would continue unless the tumor is removed.  However, it could be something else entirely….

        Hang in there,

        Janner

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        Janner
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        My "guess" would be the tumor is getting large enough to impinge on a nerve.  That could cause shooting pains as well as numbness.  My guess is that the symptoms would continue unless the tumor is removed.  However, it could be something else entirely….

        Hang in there,

        Janner

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      Sherron
      Participant

      Also he is having some sharp pains in and around the node.. Please anyone, guess, Janner, Carver, Michael FL

       

      Take Care,

      Sherron, wife to Jim

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      LizzM
      Participant

      I agree with Janner. Sounds like it is pressing on a nerve which would cause ths shooting pains and the numbness.

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      LizzM
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      I agree with Janner. Sounds like it is pressing on a nerve which would cause ths shooting pains and the numbness.

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