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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Lymph node enlargements are a common condition in childhood which can obsess the families and physicians in some cases.
Focal lesions in liver and spleen and lymph node enlargement could be picked up easily.
Cases with palpable masses were examined by the applied clinicians, and first-step radiologic tests, such as X-ray, ultrasonography (USG), and mammography, were performed; in cases where no explanatory result was found for lymph node enlargement, an excisional biopsy was offered to the patients.
[8,9] Lymph node anthracosis can cause mediastinal lymph node enlargement on CT and can be false-positive mimicking lung cancer.
Gobbi, "Diagnostic approach to lymph node enlargement," Haematologica, vol.
There was no other significant lymph node enlargement. The overlying skin was erythematous, and no other findings were present on examination.
Bilateral pulmonary involvement, involvement of all lobes, and lymph node enlargement are significantly more common CT findings in TB patients with underlying DM than in patients without DM.
Here, we describe a case of an old Italian female presented with fever and cervical lymph node enlargement associated with night sweats and weight loss who was finally diagnosed as having KFD by histological
CT lesion Pig a b c (1) d e Osteomyelitis 2 4 3 3 6 Sequesters 3 5 6 4 4 Osteolysis of adjacent cortical bone 2 4 6 5 4 Contiguous periosteal abscess 1 3 2 2 2 Arthritis 1 (2) 0 Hematoma/abscess at inoculation site 0 0 1 0 0 Lymph node enlargement 2 2 1 2 2 (1) Increased leukocyte accumulation in the growth zone of the left proximal calcaneus area (noninoculated limb).
There was no peripheral lymph node enlargement. The vitals were blood pressure 110/65 mmHg, pulse rate of 78 beats per minute, respiratory rate of 20 cycles per minute, and temperature of 37[degrees] C.
Mesenteric and retroperitoneal lymph node enlargement is common.
Lymph node enlargement is also found in some cases of appendicitis (especially in cases where the appendix is perforated) but generally the nodes are not as numerous nor as large as those visualized in patients with mesenteric lymphadenitis [3].

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