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    4,005 Possible Causes for Lymphadenopathy in USA

    • Upper Respiratory Infection

      Her throat appeared to have erythematous, swollen tonsils, greater on the left with left-sided cervical lymphadenopathy and diffuse, painful swelling.[] Infectious mononucleosis (glandular fever) : presents with persistent severe sore throat, fever, cervical lymphadenopathy and malaise; it is particularly common in teenagers[] Centor Criteria for Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis Clinical finding Points Absence of cough 1 Age 3 to 14 years 1 15 to 45 years 0 Older than 45 years –1 Anterior cervical lymphadenopathy[]

    • Insect Bite
    • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

      Pleural effusion, hilar lymphadenopathy and pneumothorax are uncommon findings.[] Other patterns include nodular infiltrates and hilar lymphadenopathy.[] More commonly there is mild tenderness over the paranasal sinuses, mild erythema of the posterior pharyngeal mucosa, soft cervical lymphadenopathy, and tracheal tenderness[]

    • Influenza
    • Pneumonia

      […] breath sounds, such as rales/crackles, rhonchi, or wheezes Decreased intensity of breath sounds Egophony Whispering pectoriloquy Dullness to percussion Tracheal deviation Lymphadenopathy[]

    • Infectious Mononucleosis

      Physical examination findings of palatal petechiae, posterior cervical lymphadenopathy, axillary lymphadenopathy, and inguinal lymphadenopathy increase the likelihood of a[] […] transient palatal petechiae (50%) are also common. 12 Bilateral posterior cervical lymphadenopathy is typical, but anterior cervical lymphadenopathy is possible. 8 Children[] […] axillary lymphadenopathy, and inguinal lymphadenopathy if they have a positive heterophile test result ( Table 2 10 ) , compared with those who have a negative test result[]

    • Malignant Neoplasm

      Physical examination findings include jaundice, cachexia, a palpable abdominal mass, ascites, left cervical lymphadenopathy (Virchow's node), a palpable gallbladder (Courvoisier's[]

    • Tuberculosis
      Lymphadenopathy Angioimmunoblastic Lymphadenopathy

      Adnexal or orbital disease may be seen with preauricular lymphadenopathy.[] The most common sign on chest x-ray is hilar lymphadenopathy, but segmental atelectasis is possible.[] TB lymphadenopathy is the most common extrapulmonary presentation; however, meningitis is the most feared because of its high mortality in the very young and very old.[]

    • Skin Infection

      Transient lymphadenitis occurs, and significant regional lymphadenopathy is characteristic of streptococcal impetigo.[]

    • Iodide Poisoning

      May cause allergic reactions, including urticaria, angioedema, cutaneous haemorrhage or purpuras, fever, arthralgia, lymphadenopathy and eosinophilia, coryza-like symptoms[] […] administered topically or systematically, iodine and iodides can give rise to allergic reactions: urticaria, angioedema, cutaneous haemorrhage or purpuras, fever, arthralgia, lymphadenopathy[]

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