Possible Causes for Lymphadenitis in USA

  • Tuberculosis
    Lymphadenitis Lymph Node Tuberculosis

    Extrapulmonary tuberculosis most frequently presents with lymphadenitis.[1]

  • Filariasis

    However, these persons may manifest hypersensitivity reactions to the developing larvae: eosoinophilic infiltrate with lymphangitis and lymphadenitis, urticarial and rash.[2]

  • Mycobacterium Avium Complex
    Lymphadenitis Mesenteric Lymphadenitis

    This generally includes a focal lymphadenopathy/lymphadenitis.[3]

  • Glanders

    Glanders is a term describing a highly contagious and life-threatening infection caused by Burkholderia mallei. Because of its potential use as a biological weapon, vast efforts have been made to limit the possibility of human infection, but rare cases have been described in the past several decades. Many tissues can…[4]

  • Anthrax

    Anthrax is an infection caused by Bacillus anthracis, a Gram-positive, rod-shaped bacterium. There are three types of anthrax: cutaneous, gastrointestinal and pulmonary.[5]

  • Pediatric Chronic Granulomatous Disease
  • Listeriosis

    Listeriosis is an infection, caused by a bacterium known as Listeria monocytogenes. An individual can be infected through the consumption of Listeria-infested food; senior citizens, patients with a weakened immune system and newborn children are the most high-risk population groups. L. monocytogenes is a bacterial…[6]

  • Spirillary Fever
  • Scedosporium Infection

    Scedosporium infection is rarely encountered in clinical practice, but it encompasses a clinically wide range of diseases, some of them being severe and life-threatening. It is primarily diagnosed in immunocompromised patients and the three most common forms are post-traumatic subcutaneous infection, asymptomatic or…[7]

  • Mycobacterium Intracellulare Infection


Lymphadenitis is the inflammation of a lymph node.

Further symptoms

Similar symptoms


  1. Tuberculosis, Symptoma
  2. Filariasis, Symptoma
  3. Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare infection, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  4. Glanders, Symptoma
  5. Anthrax, Symptoma
  6. Listeriosis, Symptoma
  7. Scedosporium Infection, Symptoma