lymphadenopathy

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Related to Acute lymphadenitis: Mesenteric lymphadenitis, cervical lymphadenitis

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
AFB were mostly visible in purulent aspirate whether acellular or accompanied by granuloma, and in the absence of ZN staining, case can be misinterpreted as an acute lymphadenitis.
In acute lymphadenitis, neutrophils can be found within the sinuses and medullary cords whereas in chronic lymphadenitis plasma cells and fibrin threads can be found.
13 Total 351 100 Table 3: Various cytomorphological picture in cases of lymphadenopathy Type of lesion Cytomorphological diagnosis Nonneoplastic Tuberculous lymphadenitis (inflammatory lymphadenitis) Chronic nonspecific lymphadenitis Acute lymphadenitis 36 Neoplastic Metastasis to lymph node (malignant lymphadenopathy) Hodgkin's lymphoma Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma 01 Total 351 Type of lesion No.

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