lymphadenopathy

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lymphadenopathy

[‚lim‚fad·ən′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Enlargement or disease of lymph nodes.
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Another limitation of our study was that we did not test for fungi or viruses that may also represent causes of lymphadenopathies.
The features of these lymph nodes were reminiscent of the cases of allergic lymphadenopathies described by Gall and Rappaport[5] in a monograph published in 1958.
After these considerations, we were drawn to the associated clinical background of this patient, that is, a long-standing asthma and a possibility that these lymphadenopathies were all secondary to a forme fruste CSS.
Although most infectious lymphadenopathies show nonspecific histologic findings, diagnostic morphologic features can be seen in a few reactive conditions, such as infectious mononucleosis, cat scratch disease, lymphogranuloma venereum, syphilis, virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome, and HIV infection.
ticks, which are "attack ticks" [15]), regional lymphadenopathies, frequent lack of cutaneous rash or a pale vesicular eruption, and absence of complications (2).