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(Pathology) a disease caused by bacteria of the group chlamydia trachomatis, causing swelling and deterioration of the lymph nodes and vessels


(ˌlɪm fəˌgræn yəˈloʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
1. any of certain diseases characterized by granulomatous lesions of lymph nodes.
2. Also called lym′phogranulo′ma ve•ne′re•um (vəˈnɪər i əm) a venereal form of lymphogranuloma, caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis and characterized initially by a lesion on the genitals.
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Noun1.lymphogranuloma - swelling of a lymph node
puffiness, swelling, lump - an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
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now inside NEGRI The properties of the blood, which had been attacked by a lymphogranuloma or lymphosarcoma, were similar to those of an AIDS patient.
trachomatis: lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), trachoma, and non-LGV urogenital diseases (77).
granuloma inguinale and lymphogranuloma venereum, Crohn's disease, scrofuloderma, and other infectious or neoplastic- auses of perforating, lymph nodes.
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She fills a void of books that concentrate on the clinical and public health aspects of chlamydial infection (sexually transmitted genital infections only), and provides rarely presented information covering pregnant mothers and their babies, outbreaks of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), and chlamydial infections in gay and lesbian populations.
Chlamydia trachomatis (trachoma, prinatal infections, lymphogranuloma venereum and other genital infections).
Infections contracted included chlamydia, gonorrhoea, genital herpes, genital warts, chancroid and lymphogranuloma venereum.
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