lymphadenopathy

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lymphadenopathy

[‚lim‚fad·ən′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Enlargement or disease of lymph nodes.
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Many patients reported dramatic improvements in the symptoms associated with CFIDS: These improvements included 47% in sleep quality, 43% reduction of food sensitivities, 53% reduction of chemical sensitivities, 47% improvement in short term memory, 79% improvement in depression, 100% improvement in panic reactions, as well as similar improvements in sore throat frequency, swollen lymph glands, nasal allergies, muscle weakness, anxiety and canker sores.
Most infections are mild, and symptoms include fever, headache, and body aches; some people may experience skin rash and swollen lymph glands. Severe infection may be marked by headache, high fever, neck stiffness, stupor, disorientation, coma, tremors, convulsions, muscle weakness, paralysis, and rarely, death.
If you have "below the neck" signs, such as extreme tiredness, muscle aches, vomiting, diarrhea, chills, swollen lymph glands or a hacking cough, allow at least two weeks before returning to intense training.
Swollen lymph glands have pointed to the fact that Norton has a viral infection of some kind with Bradley just keeping his fingers crossed that it is not diagnosed as being glandular fever when the results of blood tests are finally known in the next few days.
But coughs, coated tongues, and swollen lymph glands didn't.
The infected person also will note swollen lymph glands around the jaw and neck.
Infected people may experience fever, headaches, and perhaps swollen lymph glands, but they may have no symptoms at all.
As a result, the animals develop the swollen lymph glands, lethargy, and tissue damage characteristic of lupus.
mononucleosis (Epstein-Barr virus), and a mono-like illness consisting of fatigue, fever, swollen lymph glands, pneumonia, and liver and spleen problems (cytomegalovirus).
Treatment: GPs often prescribe a fusidic acid cream or if badly infected, fever or swollen lymph glands, then an oral antibiotic.
In addition, there is a range of symptoms that distinguish the ME patient from others in the CFS bundle of illnesses (including muscle pain in all limbs, swollen lymph glands, cognitive dysfunction, dizziness and a delayed and extraordinarily long period of recovery after minuscule effort) and which are not associated with normal tiredness in ordinarily healthy individuals.
It can spread to humans, dogs and cats, plus some other species by infected ticks, Symptoms include a rash, fever, lameness and fatigue as well as swollen lymph glands and nerve damage.