lymphogranuloma


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Related to lymphogranuloma: lymphogranuloma inguinale
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swelling of a lymph node

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The clinical manifestations of anorectal infection with lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) versus non-LGV strains of Chlamydia trachomatis: a case-control study in homosexual men.
The Chlamydia trachomatis L2b variant was thought to be a new strain when it was first identified as the major cause of the lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) proctitis outbreak in homosexual men that began in the Netherlands in late 2003 and now occurs elsewhere in Europe, in Canada, and in the United States.
Hypervirulent Chlamydia trachomatis clinicai strain is a recombinant between lymphogranuloma venereum (L(2)) and D lineages.
Schaeffer A, Henrich B: Rapid detection of chlamydia trachomatis and typing of the Lymphogranuloma venereum associated L-serovars by TaqMan PCR.
Increasing awareness of lymphogranuloma venereum proctocolitis.
There are numerous ways in which the ill-fated Alberto, who dies from a lymphogranuloma, is "marked" as homosexual, from the fussiness of his taste in clothes and decor, to the male nude of (gay artist) Filippo de Pisis hanging on his bedroom wall, to his rejection of the vaudeville dancer Gladys, to his attachment to his friend Malnate and the latter's fear that if Alberto "kept surrounding himself with exquisite things, perfect, flawless, one of these days he himself would end up becoming .
Kimura disease was first described in China in 1937 by Kimm and Szeto,who called it an eosinophilic hyperplastic lymphogranuloma.
To be sure, smoking harms the smoker and others, but so do sexually transmitted infections, HIV, HPV, gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, hepatitis B, trichomoniasis, genital herpes, and lymphogranuloma venereum.
Three patients were diagnosed with lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), three with gonorrhoea and there were five other cases of chlamydia.
Syphilis and lymphogranuloma venereum, both of which result in disturbance of mucosal integrity, were described most commonly.
Other causes of genital ulcers: Other ulcerative STIs include chancroid, caused by Haemophilus ducreyi, and lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), caused by L serotypes of C trachomatis.
Other lesions to consider in the differential diagnosis of a scrotal mass include testicular tumor, tuberculosis, sperm granulomas, cysts and less commonly, lymphogranuloma inguinale, granuloma inguinale, filarial granulomas and other fungal diseases.
Gonorrhea, syphilis, gramuloma inguinal, lymphogranuloma venereum and chancroid are five main forms of STDs, but the most serious types in contemporary society are HIV/AIDS, chlamydia and human papillomavirus.
L: Lymphogranuloma Venereum - an inflammation of the rectum, usually occurring in sub-tropical countries.