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How many lumps

(6 Posts)
hairymuffet Fri 17-Mar-17 18:40:55

When you feel down your neck from chin to chest, how many lumps do you feel ??

I can feel three and the one nearest my chest feels large and a wee bit tender.

Is this right?

hairymuffet Fri 17-Mar-17 19:28:55

Bumpity

DubiousCredentials Fri 17-Mar-17 20:35:35

I can only feel my oesophagus really? No lumps. Unless I've misunderstood? Do you mean lymph glands?

hairymuffet Fri 17-Mar-17 20:43:00

Yes, that's what I mean.
I can feel my oesophagus, but then another 2 lumps after that , further down.

GreenTshirt55 Fri 17-Mar-17 20:43:36

A goitre, perhaps?

WhatWouldLeslieKnopeDo Fri 17-Mar-17 23:35:41

The tender lump might be an enlarged lymph node. Perhaps worth seeing the GP if it persists.

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