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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Swollen Glands in the Neck

Based on your answer, a serious throat problem is less likely.

The swelling of your lymph nodes probably means that your immune system is responding to some type of viral or bacterial infection.

Let's consider other potential sites of infection.

Are you experiencing a tooth ache or gum problems?

Yes, I have a tooth or gum problem.

No, I do not have pain in my teeth or gums.

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