lymphadenopathy


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lymphadenopathy

[‚lim‚fad·ən′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Enlargement or disease of lymph nodes.
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The sagittal MPR scan was then read for the presence of lymphadenopathy in the same 3 predetermined areas as a surrogate for lateral CXR, in the midline and every para-sagittal position across the mediastinum.
Immunological abnormalities and their significance in sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy.
Localised lymphadenopathy, especially of superficial nodes which are only moderately enlarged and soft, particularly in paediatric patients, may indeed be due to reactive lymphadenopathy at a site draining a focus of infection.
Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease: a benign cause of fever and lymphadenopathy.
A 14 year old Turkish patient with lymphadenopathy without fever and a child mimicking lymphoma were reported previously (10,11).
Painless lymphadenopathy is the most frequent clinical manifestation in SHML.
A suspicion of prostate cancer in men with adenocarcinoma of unknown origin is important to consider, even in patients with generalized lymphadenopathy suggesting lymphoma.
In these cases, ultrasound-guided nerve block and central venous catheterisation revealed malignant and benign peripheral lymphadenopathy respectively.
In 1988, the first two cases of SHML were known with epies-cleral mass and cervical and inguinal lymphadenopathy in patients less than 20 years.
But children with febrile diseases other than KD were significantly more likely to have lymphadenopathy than were those with incomplete or atypical KD.
Distinguishing clinical features include fever, adenopathy, lymphadenopathy, and multiple taches noire, but no distinct rash.