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Could you tell me what this  means......it says.....
(borderline prominent mediastinal & bilateral axillary lymph nodes)


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Hi Debbie:

Lymphnodes are small glands in the body which produce cells that fight infection and microorgansisms. these are enlarged in a variety of conditions.
The report states that the lymph nodes in the axilla (armpit) and mediastinum (chest cavity are slightly increased in size.

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Neha Dahiya MD

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