lymphadenopathy


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lym·phad·e·nop·a·thy

 (lĭm-făd′n-ŏp′ə-thē, lĭm′fə-dn-)
n. pl. lym·phad·e·nop·a·thies
An enlargement of the lymph nodes, usually associated with disease.

lymphadenopathy

(lɪmˌfædɪˈnɒpəθɪ; ˌlɪmfæd-)
n
(Pathology) a swelling of the lymph nodes, usually caused by inflammation associated with a viral infection such as rubella

lym•phad•e•nop•a•thy

(lɪmˌfæd nˈɒp ə θi)

n.
chronically swollen lymph nodes.
[1915–20; lymph- + adeno- + -pathy]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lymphadenopathy - chronic abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes (usually associated with disease)
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
Translations

lym·phad·e·nop·a·thy

n. linfadenopatía, enfermedad que afecta los nódulos linfáticos;
axillary ______ axilar;
cervical ______ cervical;
generalized ______ generalizada;
mediastinal ______ mediastínica;
supraclavicular ______ supraclavicular.
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We set out to compare detection of tuberculous lymphadenopathy on lateral CXRs with sagittal CT reconstructions and determine which anatomical group of lymph nodes contributes to locations on lateral CXR by using multiplanar cross-referencing.
Lymphadenopathy and bone marrow involvement are not usually apparent.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (SHML) was first described by Rosai and Dorfman in 1969 as a disease characterized by nodal histiocytic infiltration (2).
age, general health, findings of clinical examination (site of involvement and whether lymphadenopathy is localised or generalised).
The test combines relative values of the acute phase proteins haptoglobin and C-reactive protein in a patient's blood serum into an analytical algorithm to determine if a patient's lymphadenopathy is due to lymphoma or another ailment.
Occasionally, it may also present as hepato-splenomegaly4 but in our patient the generalized lymphadenopathy and splenomegaly was absent.
Two days later, the existing lymphadenopathy from the right posterior cervical region was surgically removed.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy is rarely associated with malignant neoplasms.
Tender lymphadenopathy occurs in two to three weeks.
13] observed urinary symptoms in only 40% of cases of locally advanced prostate cancer associated with generalized lymphadenopathy.
The patient was referred to the haematology department where malignant lymphadenopathy was diagnosed.
If you didn't have lymphadenopathy no one thought to do the skin-prick test.