The possible causes of the lump described can include - enlarged lymphnodes, cysts, abberent thyroid gland enlargements, infected absesses, etc.
The description provided also indicates the possibility of the lump, being a enlarged supraclavicular lymph node, the cause of which can be infection or inflammation in the neck or surrounding area. Treatment with anti inflammatory medications like Advil and antibiotics can be prescribed to make a proper diagnosis.
Chronic Infections like tuberculosis can also present as lymphadenitis, hence tests to rule it out via a skin test or a Chest X ray can also be done. Other possible issues include bone infections.
Symptoms like persistent fever, weight loss, loss of appetite, night âsweats along with multiple enlarged, painless lymph ââânodes may indicate conditions like lymphoma or âcancerâ.
The best way ahead, would be for you to consult with a doctor for a examination, which will help in providing appropriate diagnosis.
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