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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henselae was confirmed as the primary cause of cat-scratch disease in the early 1990s, several reports described an association between the newly identified bacterium and rheumatic disease manifestations, variously described as rheumatoid, reactive, or chronic progressive polyarthritis (16-20).
Regional lymphadenopathy, which is the hallmark of cat-scratch disease, appears proximal to the inoculation site after 1 to 3 weeks.
Cat-scratch disease presenting as multifocal osteomyelitis with thoracic abscess.
Sixty patients known to have cat-scratch disease were compared with 56 other cat owners.
Lymph node biopsy specimens and diagnosis of cat-scratch disease.
Cat-scratch disease was initially considered for patient 2, but it was ruled out after an indirect fluorescent antibody test for B henselae was negative.
The patient was referred to our institution, where we diagnosed cat-scratch disease.
The causative agent of cat-scratch disease (CSD), Bartonella henselae, is a gram-negative bacterium associated with cats.
infections, including infectious mononucleosis, toxoplasmosis, Y enterocolitica, tularemia, cat-scratch disease, tuberculosis, and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
The hallmark of cat-scratch disease is enlargement and tenderness of lymph nodes draining the site of inoculation of the microorganism (3).