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Can a benign Tumor in the mouth or head cause lymph nodes swelling in neck and other parts of the body?
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Hi. Swelling in the neck or any part of the body particularly lymph nodal swelling can be due to benign tumors , malignant times or cancers or infectious. If swelling is associated with pain , fever, tenderness it might be due to infection. Painless prolonged swelling might be due to cancers. Long standing swelling with sudden onset of pain may be due to cancer also.
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Kindly get examined by doctor and if any swelling get it biopsied or do FNAC.
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