adenopathy


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adenopathy

(ˌædɪˈnɒpəθɪ)
n
1. (Pathology) enlargement of the lymph nodes
2. (Pathology) enlargement of a gland
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adenopathy - a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands)adenopathy - a glandular disease or enlargement of glandular tissue (especially of the lymph glands)
adenosis, gland disease, glandular disease, glandular disorder - a disorder of the glands of the body
Translations
adénopathie

ad·e·nop·a·thy

n. adenopatía, adenopalia, enfermedad de una glándula linfática.
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infection * Characteristic Patient 1 (2) Patient 2 (3) Age, y/sex 28/M 52/F Country Spain Australia Signs and symptoms Fever No Yes Rash No Yes Adenopathy Yes No Lymphangitis Yes No Headache Yes Yes Myalgia No Yes Chest pain Yes Yes Heart failure No Yes Eschar Yes; neck No Organism R.
A chest x-ray would be diagnostic, as the presence of bilateral hilar adenopathy along with the other symptoms would be diagnostic of Lofgren's syndrome.
In our case, we studied a patient with systemic symptoms, submaxillary adenopathy, and imaging explorations that initially guided toward a lymphoproliferative process.
The likelihood of infectious mononucleosis is increased with the presence of posterior cervical adenopathy, inguinal or axillary adenopathy, palatine petechiae, and splenomegaly, whereas the likelihood reduces with the absence of any lymphadenopathy.
For the lymph nodes, differential diagnoses include reactive adenopathy, suppurative adenitis, metastatic adenopathy, and lymphoma (Figure 4).
All patients who presented with cervical lymph adenopathy were included in the study.
Of the principal diagnostic criteria, cervical adenopathy is the least common.
Other common lesions were tubercular lesions like in anterior mediastinum adenopathy (four), middle mediastinum adenopathy (two), and paravertebral abscesses (three) in posterior mediastinum.
2,4) Clinically, this kind of presentation is also seen in tubercular adenopathy and in lymphoma in this young age group.
A computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen showed extensive adenopathy at the porta hepatis area (Fig.
To our knowledge, there is no case of spontaneous prosthesis rupture with palpable inguinal adenopathy to be reported.
In addition to the multinodular goiter and left-sided cervical nodules, CT also demonstrated bilateral axillary adenopathy.