Though guidelines suggest screening starts at 50, researcher says it's premature to change them
by aj1121 on Tue Oct 06, 2009 12:00 AM
by McCrory3 on Sun Oct 11, 2009 12:00 AM
On 10/6/2009 aj1121 wrote:I am a 17 year old girl, and I have a lump on the left side of my neck that has been theer for 2 or 3 months. It doesn't hurt or nothing but it is noticeable when i bend my neck, I have been trying to tel my mother about it and she thought it was nothing serious, so I have scheduled an appointment with my doctor. Could anyone help me? What could it be?
It's good you are seeing your doctor. It might be nothing but you will get peace of mind about it. It could be an infection in the glands. So don't worry too much - and hopefully you doctor will explain it all to you when you see him.
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