In herbivores, anthrax commonly presents as an acute septicemia with a high fatality rate, often accompanied by hemorrhagic lymphadenitis. … Released toxin causes hemorrhagic necrotic ulcers and mesenteric lymphadenitis, which may lead to intestinal hemorrhage, obstruction, or perforation. … Severe hemorrhagic necrotizing lymphadenitis develops and spreads to adjacent mediastinal structures.
Lymphadenitis Usually affects children aged 1-4. … Childhood lymphadenitis: actinomycosis , mumps , cat scratch disease and other causes of lymphadenopathy . … Childhood lymphadenitis Needle aspiration or lymph node biopsy: followed by AFB staining and culture.