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2,013 Possible Causes for Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle, Neck Swelling

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    […] side of your neck – swollen glands extreme tiredness or exhaustion tonsillitis that isn't getting better These are glandular fever symptoms.[nhs.uk] Swelling of the lymph nodes in the neck, armpits, and groin—for which the disease is sometimes called glandular fever—occurs in some people.[britannica.com] If the throat is infected, for example, the lymph nodes of the neck may swell.[web.archive.org]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Pharyngitis

    swelling (especially unilateral neck swelling).[doi.org] […] pediatricians, internists, family physicians, and emergency department physicians should know the red flags for adolescent and young adult pharyngitis: worsening symptoms or neck[doi.org]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Cervical Rib Syndrome

    […] artery clavicle rib cervical swelling spasm compresses scar tissue entrapping symptoms tingling pain.[medicalexhibits.com] […] of nearby muscles ( e.g., sternocleidomastoid or scalene muscle ) more commonly in weightlifters or athletes Pancoast tumor causing compression cysts trauma Pathogenesis[medbullets.com] Stretching should begin with short, tight muscles (ie, upper trapezius, levator scapulae, scalenes, sternocleidomastoid, pectoralis major, pectoralis minor, suboccipitalis[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    The physical examination may concentrate on the head, neck, and lungs.[emedicinehealth.com] Examination of the ears may reveal fluid behind the ear drums suggesting eustachian tube swelling due to the cold.[emedicinehealth.com]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Insect Bite

    Patient is wheezing, breathless, has a rapid pulse rate, rapidly falling blood pressure, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea, swelling of the face, neck and lips and confusion,[news-medical.net] Symptoms include breathing problems, rapid fall in blood pressure, shock, swelling and constriction of the air passages, swelling of the face, lips and neck etc.[news-medical.net] (can't touch the chin to chest) Call Doctor or Seek Care Now Hives or swelling all over the body More than 20 fire ant stings in a child less than 1 year old Fever and bite[stlouischildrens.org]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    The physical examination may concentrate on the head, neck, and lungs.[emedicinehealth.com] Examination of the ears may reveal fluid behind the ear drums suggesting eustachian tube swelling due to the cold.[emedicinehealth.com]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Abstract A 60-year-old woman with diabetes and symptomatic urinary tract infection presented to us with a painful neck swelling for 2 weeks.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Sinusitis

    Tell your doctor if you develop bleeding from the nose, a stiff neck, swelling, or problems with your vision.[healthdirect.gov.au] Most doctors will first perform a physical exam, which entails palpating the neck for lymph node swell and and pressing on the face to look for pressure and tenderness in[sinussurgeryprocedure.com] Call if any of these occur: Vision changes Severe or intense facial pain or pressure High fever Neck stiffness Shortness of breath Swelling or redness around one or both eyes[urmc.rochester.edu]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Skin Infection

    Infection signs include swelling, bruising, chills and overall weakness.[health.howstuffworks.com] Skin infections that may appear as pustules or boils at the site of visible skin trauma, such as cuts and abrasions, and areas of the body covered by hair (e.g. back of neck[momsteam.com] Tenderness, swelling, and redness around the infected area are common symptoms. Pus and drainage are also common.[bjjee.com]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle
  • Acute Bronchitis

    Redness of the throat or swelling and pus on the tonsils can help distinguish common cold, tonsillitis, and acute bronchitis symptoms.[emedicinehealth.com] The neck may be palpated or felt to check for swollen lymph nodes. Listening to the lungs may reveal decreased air entry and wheezing.[emedicinehealth.com]

    Missing: Hypertrophy of the Sternocleidomastoid Muscle

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