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113 Possible Causes for Bilateral Hilar Adenopathy

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Infectious mononucleosis is a common viral infection known to cause pharyngitis and fever. It is primarily an infection of teenagers and young adults caused by the Epstein Barr virus. The majority of patients with infectious mononucleosis have mild symptoms. However a few will complain of the following features: Once[…][]

  • Erythema Nodosum

    (in Europe), mycoplasma, chlamydia, histoplasmosis, coccidioidomycosis, mycobacteria Sarcoidosis (11 to 25 percent) with bilateral hilar adenopathy Drugs (3 to 10 percent)[] Loefgren’s syndrome, a specific variant of sarcoidosis, describes the triad of bilateral hilar adenopathy, erythema nodosum, and polyarthralgia or polyarthritis.[] […] chest radiography or computed tomography findings of bilateral hilar adenopathy or mediastinal lymphadenopathy in all patients with erythema nodosum caused by sarcoidosis[]

  • Sarcoidosis

    Twenty-two patients admitted over a 2-year period to our department with bilateral hilar adenopathy and a variety of symptoms compatible with sarcoidosis were studied prospectively[] hilar adenopathy in a patient with sarcoidosis.[] Chest radiograph findings in sarcoidosis are classically divided into 5 stages: Stage 0: no adenopathy or infiltrates Stage I: bilateral hilar adenopathy alone Stage II: bilateral[]

  • Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

    Abstract Combined small cell and non-small cell carcinoma is relatively rare in the lung. Examination of the clonal relationship of different components in this type of tumor may give a clue to the rarity. We retrieved 6 such tumors; all 6 had small cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma components, and 3 had an additional[…][]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    A 58-year-old male presented with a rare case of brain metastatic bronchogenic carcinoma with human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) production causing cerebellar hemorrhage with symptoms of nausea, vomiting, and headache. Bronchogenic carcinoma manifesting as gynecomastia had been resected a few months previously.[…][]

  • Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer

    31.4 Conclusion Patients with a treatment-free interval of less than 3 months after first-line treatment, failing first-line treatment, with poor performance status or major comorbidities, or with low tolerance to first-line chemotherapy should in general not receive second-line chemotherapy because of very low[…][]

  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis

    hilar adenopathy, fever, erythema nodosum and arthralgia · Intrathoracic disease (90%) · Adenopathy alone (43%)-Stage 1 · Intrathoracic adenopathy in 80% · Location · Bilateral[] Yes, in patients with bilateral hilar adenopathy and erythema nodosum, sarcoidosis often goes away without any treatment. 44.[] There is bilateral hilar (white arrows) and right paratracheal (yellow arrow) adenopathy, the classical triad of adenopathy in pulmonary sarcoid.[]

  • Pulmonary Tuberculosis

    […] or mediastinal adenopathy at any age should strongly suggest TB Lymph node § Mostly unilateral hilar and/or paratracheal, usually right sided, rarely bilateral § Differentiates[] […] more than lower § Alveolar infiltrate § Cavitation is rare § Lobar pneumonia is almost always associated with lymphadenopathy—therefore, lobar pneumonia associated with hilar[]

  • Lymphoma

    Several epidemiological studies show the association between organophosphate pesticides (OPs) and the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), yet various research results remain controversial. To explore the hazard of OPs exposure to human health, three kinds of OPs (Terbufos, Malathion, and Diazinon) that are[…][]

  • Hodgkin's Disease

    adenopathy is usually bilateral but asymmetric Anterior mediastinal nodes commonly involved They may calcify after radiation therapy Staging (Ann Arbor) Stage I is adenopathy[] […] infiltrates (30%) Homogeneous confluent infiltrates with shaggy borders Contain air bronchogram Nodular form Multiple nodules Extraparenchymal manifestations in the chest Hilar[]

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