Is it possible to warm the lymph nodes?
In the evening you went to bed, and in the morning you found bumps around your neck. What is it? Most likely, the lymph nodes were inflamed. And what are you doing in this case? Someone immediately starts to warm them up, and many others, not knowing what to do, will first find out if the lymph nodes can be heated. We are exploring this question.
The danger of warming the lymph nodes
If during an acute inflammatory process to warm the lymph nodes, they will increase even more. After all, you do not know the nature of the occurrence of this inflammation. If you do not want to hurt yourself, go to the doctor and he will tell you whether it is possible to warm the lymph nodes in your case. And, the causes of inflammation can be different: inflammation of the gums, viral disease, chronic inflammation of the tonsils. Or maybe just one lymph node is more active than others. In this case, he will come back to normal.
The danger of heating lies in the fact that heating will increase the spread of pathogenic flora. And, with accelerated blood circulation, the bacteria quickly enter the blood and spread throughout all organs.
The possibility of warming the lymph nodes
In some cases, doctors say that you can warm the lymph nodes. For example, if there is no temperature, you can make a compress on alcohol or vodka, as well as draw an iodine grid. Remember, for the lymph node it is allowed to warm only with dry heat. And, therefore, ointments can not be heated.
And yet, do not experience the folk remedies. Self-treatment in this case is contraindicated. Do not delay the disease, otherwise you will have to treat inflammation surgically.