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adenitis

[‚ad·ən′īd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of a gland or lymph node.
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* Ultrasound of neck concluded it as Submandibular adenitis.
Cases are diagnosed as ipsilateral enlargement of local lymph node at the site of BCG vaccination in the absence of any constitutional symptoms with other identifiable cause of adenitis. A tuberculin skin test is not useful for making a diagnosis of BCG lymphadenitis with typical presentation.
Mesenteric adenitis: CT diagnosis of primary versus secondary causes, incidence, and clinical significance in pediatric and adult patients.
Varela, "Adenitis mesenterica por Yersinia enterocolitica," Revista Modica del Uruguay, vol.
Classical presentation of PFAPA is recurrent episodes of fever, which occurs at intervals of 3 to 5 weeks associated with one of the following cardinal signs: aphthous ulceration, stomatitis, tonsillitis, and cervical adenitis [3, 4].
Sometimes periodic fever, aphtous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and cervical adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome mimic FMF symptoms and these patients respond to colchicine.
equi) es una bacteria adaptada al equino que produce la adenitis equina, una enfermedad infecciosa que cursa con faringitis, rinitis y linfoadenitis de los linfonodulos de cabeza y cuello de caballos jovenes (1,5,23,24,26).
The diagnosis was hyperplasic and hypertrophied Bartholin's gland with chronic adenitis. There was no evidence of malignancy.