Possible Causes for Lymph Node Hyperplasia in USA

  • Kawasaki Disease
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Kawasaki disease (Kawasaki syndrome, mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome) is a systemic vasculitis of unknown etiology that primarily affects infants and children. Symptoms include a fever lasting more than 5 days, macular-papular erythematous rash, adenopathy, bilateral conjunctival injection and swelling of the…[1]

  • Cat Scratch Fever
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Cat scratch fever (cat scratch disease, inoculation lymphoreticulosis, subacute regional lymphadenitis) is an infectious disease of children and adolescents, caused by the bacterium Bartonella henselae. The signs and symptoms of the disease are mild to moderate and are usually self-limiting. They develop after an…[2]

  • Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (SSSS) is a potentially lethal complication of a Staphylococcus aureus infection. Caused by a toxin emitted by the bacterium, rather than actual bacterial components, this syndrome leads to broad regions of exfoliating skin and is mainly observed in immunocompromised patients,…[3]

  • Nodular Lymphoid Hyperplasia of the Intestine
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia
  • Measles
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Measles, also known as rubeola, is one of the most contagious infectious diseases. It is a viral infection commonly affecting the pediatric population. The disease can be prevented by receiving vaccination against it. Preliminary signs and symptoms of measles begin to show effect after the 8 – 12 days of exposure to…[4]

  • Rosai-Dorfman Disease
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Rosai-Dorfman disease, also known as sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy, is a rare idiopathic condition characterized by painless cervical lymphadenopathy. Accompanying features are fever, leukocytosis, and weight loss. Deposition of histiocytes in other organs has been observed, which is why the…[5]

  • Lyme Disease
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Lyme disease is a form of tick–borne illness first recognized in the year 1975. The disease is more prevalent in North America and Europe. In the preliminary stages, Lyme disease manifests as skin rashes and flu like symptoms. When the individual is first bitten by ixodid tick, a small red bump may develop in the…[6]

  • Primary HIV Infection
    Lymph Node Hyperplasia

    Primary HIV infection is an acute contagious disease caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). It is characterized by non-specific signs and symptoms which develop after an individual is exposed to the virus and can manifest until he/she develops antibodies. The diagnosis of the disease can be missed or…[7]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma
    Virchow's Node

    Gastric adenocarcinoma, once a frequent cause of death, is now rarely encountered. It is difficult to cure with patients presenting with advanced disease as initial symptoms are nonspecific and often ignored. Progress is currently being made, after the introduction of radiation therapy and chemotherapy. These…[8]

  • Gastric Cancer
    Virchow's Node

    Gastric cancer is the fourth most prevalent cancer and one of the leading causes of death worldwide. The disease arises from malignant cells in the lining of the stomach. There are numerous risk factors that contribute to the development of the disease. Symptoms in early stages of the disease are usually vague…[9]

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  1. Kawasaki Disease, Symptoma
  2. Cat Scratch Fever, Symptoma
  3. Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome, Symptoma
  4. Measles, Symptoma
  5. Rosai-Dorfman Disease, Symptoma
  6. Lyme Disease, Symptoma
  7. Primary HIV Infection, Symptoma
  8. Gastric Adenocarcinoma, Symptoma
  9. Gastric Cancer, Symptoma