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190 Possible Causes for Scrofula

  • Cervical Lymphadenitis

    Abstract Mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis, or scrofula, may be caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, or the atypical mycobacteria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is also known as scrofula and is caused by tuberculous and nontuberculous mycobacteria.[srmjrds.in] Tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis, also known as scrofula and King's evil, continues to be seen in endemic areas and in the industrialised world particularly among the immunocompromised[radiopaedia.org]

  • Lymph Node Tuberculosis

    Differential Diagnosis of Scrofula The differential diagnosis of scrofula includes the following: Cervicofacial lymphangiomas Congenital malformations of the neck Fine-needle[emedicine.com] Scrofula is a tuberculosis infection of the lymph nodes in the neck. Scrofula is most often caused by the bacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis.[nlm.nih.gov] Scrofula is the Latin word for brood sow, and it is the term applied to tuberculosis of the neck.[emedicine.com]

  • Scrofula

    Differential Diagnosis of Scrofula The differential diagnosis of scrofula includes the following: Cervicofacial lymphangiomas Congenital malformations of the neck Fine-needle[emedicine.com] […] used in making an early diagnosis of scrofula.[symptoma.com] Scrofula is the Latin word for brood sow, and it is the term applied to tuberculosis of the neck.[emedicine.com]

  • Lymphadenitis

    It is also known as scrofula and is caused by tuberculous and nontuberculous mycobacteria.[srmjrds.in] Tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis, also known as scrofula and King's evil, continues to be seen in endemic areas and in the industrialised world particularly among the immunocompromised[radiopaedia.org] EPTB constitutes almost 35% of all forms TB, most common of which is scrofula, i.e., the involvement of neck lymph nodes, which constitutes about 5% of all cases of EPTB.[ijpmonline.org]

  • Atypical Mycobacteria

    Abstract A series of cases of scrofula caused by atypical Mycobacteria is presented and a characteristic syndrome suggestive of this type of infection is described.[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Scrofulaceum causes scrofula, usually in children. It enters through the oropharynx and infects draining lymph nodes. Habitat is water sources.[howmed.net] M. scrofulaceum causes scrofula- a granulomatous cervical adenitis in children.[microbeonline.com]

  • Goiter

    Retrieved July 27th, 2019, from Noun ( plural strumas or strumae) (pathology) Scrofula. (pathology) A scrofulous swelling ; a tumour or goiter.[yourdictionary.com] […] disease an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning 2 n a form of tuberculosis characterized by swellings of the lymphatic glands Synonyms: king's evil, scrofula[vocabulary.com] […] simply Bronchocele or Goitre—the enlargement of the thyroid gland from whatever cause—and has no relation to that morbid condition or cachexia known as the strumous, or Scrofula[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Streptococcus Pyogenes

    . tuberculosis / M. bovis سل Tuberculosis : Ghon focus / Ghon's complex • Pott disease • المخ ( التهاب السحايا Meningitis, Rich focus ) • الجلدية ( خنازير (تورم التهابي) Scrofula[marefa.org]

  • Osteomyelitis of the Frontal Bone

    Bartholomew's Hospital) who also gives his name to Pott's disease of the spine (spinal tuberculosis - scrofula), and to Pott's fracture (fracture dislocation of the ankle)[patient.info]

  • Vitiligo

    Differential Diagnosis of Scrofula The differential diagnosis of scrofula includes the following: Cervicofacial lymphangiomas Congenital malformations of the neck Fine-needle[emedicine.com] Scrofula is the Latin word for brood sow, and it is the term applied to tuberculosis of the neck.[emedicine.com] In modern times, surgery has played a pivotal role in the diagnosis and treatment of scrofula.[emedicine.com]

  • Pott's Fracture

    Bartholomew's Hospital) who also gives his name to Pott's disease of the spine (spinal tuberculosis - scrofula), and to Pott's fracture (fracture dislocation of the ankle)[tripdatabase.com]

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