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swollen lymph nodes from bite?

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Should I be concerned about swollen lymph node?

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replied May 18th, 2011
Insect Bites Answer A23093
Hello and thank you for posting your health query on E health Forum.

Lymph node enlargement is a very common sign associated with inflammation.

Once the inflammation associated with the insect bite subsides, the node will subside on its own.

You might get help, by using NSAIDs like ibuprofen and ice packs, which will reduce the symptoms.

I hope this helps.
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