What Are Enlarged Precarinal Lymph Nodes?

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Precarinal lymph nodes are located in the precarinal area, which is within the chest cavity around the lungs. A lymph node is aprecarinal area kidney-shaped organ in the lymphatic system and functions to trap bacterial and cancer cells. A precarinal lymph node may swell or enlarge due to an infection present in the body or systemic conditions or diseases. The symptoms may include:
  • enlarged lymph nodes for more than two weeks
  • long-lasting fever
  • weight loss
  • fatigue
  • night sweats
  • redness or inflamed skin over enlarged nodes
Keywords: enlarged precarinal lymph nodes
Mayo Clinic...what causes enlargeged glands in chest area
This is not Mayo Clinic and it has been said above that it's "due to an infection present in the body or systemic conditions or diseases"!
Duh! Thank you
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