Possible Causes for Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis in USA

  • Pulmonary Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis
    Wegener Granulomatosis Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
    Central Nervous System Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis

    Non-Hodgkin lymphomas are malignant lymphomas that are not classified as Hodgkin's disease. They are characterized especially by painless adenopathy, fever, night sweats, fatigue and weight loss. Clinical presentation mostly depends on the subtype of Non-Hodgkin lymphoma and the area which it involves. It can either…[1]

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
    Central Nervous System Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis

    Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) is considered to be the most severe stage of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. It is life-threatening if therapy is not initiated immediately. Patients present with constitutional symptoms of variable severity, wasting, and numerous AIDS-defining illnesses. Clinical…[2]

  • Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis
    Central Nervous System Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis

    Lymphomatoid granulomatosis (LYG or LG) is a very rare lymphoproliferative disorder first characterized in 1972 with lymphomatoid meaning lymphoma-like and granulomatosis[3]

  • Facial Granuloma
    Wegener Granulomatosis
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
    Wegener Granulomatosis

    Polyarteritis nodosa refers to the condition resulting from inflammation of small and medium-sized arteries. It may affect many organs and can be life threatening in some cases. PAN has mulitsystem involvement and progresses within few weeks to months. It may affect a single organ or lead to visceral failure.…[4]

  • Sarcoidosis
    Wegener Granulomatosis

    Sarcoidosis (Besnier-Boeck disease, Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease) is a multisystem inflammatory disease of unknown etiology, characterized by non-necrotizing granulomatous inflammation, predominantly in the lungs and intrathoracic lymph nodes. The presentation of the disease is highly dependent on the extent of…[5]

  • Goodpasture Syndrome
    Wegener Granulomatosis

    Goodpasture syndrome is a rare autoimmune disease characterized by diffuse pulmonary hemorrhage and acute or rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis. Up to 80% of individuals with Goodpasture syndrome exhibit both respiratory and renal symptoms. Acute presentation of symptoms occurs more frequently than chronic…[6]

  • Churg-Strauss Syndrome
    Wegener Granulomatosis

    Churg-Strauss syndrome is a rare disorder that affects small- to medium-sized vessles. Patients often have an atopic background. In 1990, the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) proposed the following six criteria for the diagnosis of Churg-Strauss syndrome: Asthma Eosinophilia (> 10%) Sinusitis Pulmonary…[7]

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Bronchocentric Granulomatosis

    Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic systemic inflammatory disease. It may affect many tissues and organs and any joint lined by a synovial membrane may be involved. The active disease presents itself as fatigue, loss of appetite, muscle and joint pain and stiffness. The muscle pain is more prominent in the mornings…[8]

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References

  1. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, Symptoma
  2. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, Symptoma
  3. Wikipedia: Lymphomatoid granulomatosis, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  4. Polyarteritis Nodosa, Symptoma
  5. Sarcoidosis, Symptoma
  6. Goodpasture Syndrome, Symptoma
  7. Churg-Strauss Syndrome, Symptoma
  8. Rheumatoid Arthritis, Symptoma