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How long does it take to say a lymph node is truly benign?

If you have had a FNA, and core needle biopsy of the largest of the "enlarged" lymph nodes and the test said it was benign hyperplasia.  is 5 months of it not increasing in size but still being able to be palpable safe to say the test was correct? Even if it is in the collarbone area?
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wow i thought this was such a good question that most people would want to know on this forum since most of us write about lymph nodes.
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My doctor confirmed to me that in benign nodules you would not notice any growth over a short period of time. I can confirm that with my non-benign as soon as we did the FNA the growth went into hyper mode which just confirmed the FNA results.
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