adenitis

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adenitis

[‚ad·ən′īd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of a gland or lymph node.
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4] Kyvsgaard N, Mikkelsen T, Korsholm J, Veirum JE, Herlin T Periodic fever associated with aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and cervical adenitis.
3% of the HIV positive patients, the commonest being cervical adenitis (1.
Typically, a diagnosis of Kawasaki disease requires the presence of unexplained fever and the presence of at least four of the following five principal features: changes in the extremities such as redness, swelling, induration of the hands and feet, and, later, peeling of the fingers and toes; polymorphic rash involving the trunk and extremities; nonexudative conjunctivitis; redness and swelling of the lips and oral cavity; and cervical adenitis.
The option of using metronidazole (250 mg every 12 hours for 10 days) was offered to 40 children (mean age 9 years) who presented with sore throat and massive tonsillar enlargement plus at least one of the following: anterior cervical adenitis, temperature higher than 38.
out of those 550 cases, The patients who were having diagnosis other than tubercular cervical adenitis and the patients who did not complete treatment were excluded.
It merely shares our experience in using this treatment in a selected group of children who had massive tonsillar enlargement and at least one of the following: anterior cervical adenitis, temperature higher than 38.
The symptoms that most significantly correlate with a positive strep result are tonsillar exudate, scarlatina rash, and anterior cervical adenitis, according to a recent study by Dr.