I'm 22 and have had an eating disorder for about 8 years. It's been worse the past few weeks than it has in a very long time and I noticed tonight I have a swollen small knot about the size of a quarter on the side of my neck. My "nursing student" roommate felt it and said it could be a swollen lymph node.
She hasn't a clue of my bulimia and I would like to know if any of you lovely people have had an issue with this?
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replied November 18th, 2008
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Get it checked with a doctor. Swollen lymph nodes are not good news.
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replied January 21st, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Bulimia nervosa can lead to swelling of lymph nodes. I would suggest you to consult internist to evaluate you.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
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