Women's Health Community
Sore swollen lymph nodes and sore breasts
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to women's health issues, including bone health, gynecologic cancers, genetic testing, heart disease, infectious diseases, work issues, mammograms, reproductive health, sexuality, domestic abuse and sexual violence.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Sore swollen lymph nodes and sore breasts

Last Wednesday I woke up with tender lymph nodes under my arms.  It was worse Thursday and progressed to really bad by Sunday.  Not only are the lymph nodes under my arms swollen, but my breasts are very sore as well.  Today, the nodes down the underside of my arms have become painful as well.  This afternoon, I had serious discomfort in my chest and back that improved after I took extra strength Tylenol and sat still for an hour or more.  I went to Urgent Care on Sunday and was told it was Lymphadenitis.  The doctor there gave me 500 mg Amoxcicillin to take 3 times a day.  But, it seems to be getting worse, not better.   I feel awful.  Headache, tired, and sore all over when I get up from lying down.  What else can I do?  When do I need to consider returning to a doctor?  What kind of doctor?
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
9090222_tn?1401649595
Blank
Madpi
136956_tn?1363091289
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
kitty094
London, United Kingdom
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
samileigh2014