cat-scratch disease


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Related to cat-scratch disease: brucellosis, toxoplasmosis, Bartonella henselae
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cat-scratch disease

n. enfermedad causada por rasguño de gato.
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Cat-scratch disease in the United States, 2005-2013.
Midani S, Ayoub EM, Anderson B: Cat-scratch disease.
Children, the elderly, and people with weak immune systems are most likely to be affected by cat-scratch disease.
The presence of stellate micro-abscesses is a more specific finding, with a differential diagnosis of cat-scratch disease, LGV, and less likely tularaemia and atypical mycobacterial infection.
Typical cat-scratch disease includes fever and localized lymphadenopathy usually only affecting a single lymph node [1].
Angiolymphoid hyperplasia -- with eosinophilia (ALHE) Cat-scratch disease Nodes often show central necrosis.
The radiographic diagnosis of KFD is broad and includes Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin disease, metastatic tumor, tuberculosis, nontuberculous mycobacterial infection, SLE, human immunodeficiency virus infection, infectious mononucleosis, cat-scratch disease, mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome (Kawasaki disease), and toxoplasmosis.
He presented several cases of children with prolonged fevers who remained without a diagnosis, despite extensive evaluations, until the possibility of cat-scratch disease was entertained and a history of contact with kittens was obtained.
Regional lymphadenopathy, which is the hallmark of cat-scratch disease, appears proximal to the inoculation site after 1 to 3 weeks.
Serology to Bartonella (Rochalimaea) henselae may replace traditional diagnostic criteria for cat-scratch disease.