No axillary or inguinal lymphadenopathy
pedal edema, rash or joint pains were present.
The chest-abdomen CT demonstrated minimal bilateral pleural effusion, moderate ascites, there was further an evidence of enlarged cervical and mediastinal lymph nodes with lymphadenopathy
seen in para aortic and retroperitoneal regions too.
We present a rare case of NSLA in the parotid gland with surrounding lymphadenopathy
. This combination is rare.
Study of role of FNAC in evaluation of cervical lymphadenopathy
: differential diagnosis and evaluation.
Out of 28 cases, cytologically 19 (67.85%) were classified as metastatic lymphadenopathies with the evidence of metastasis and 9 (32.14%) dogs as tumor associated lymphadenopathy
without any evidence of metastasis.
6, 8, 10, and 17) exhibited typical CSD with fever and regional lymphadenopathy
, and 1 (no.
Chronic granulomatous diseases especially the tuberculous cervical lymphadenopathy
was the most frequent histological findings in 31 patients.
The second patient did not have a PET scan; she had stage IIIA disease at diagnosis, two years before the diagnosis of mediastinal lymphadenopathy
and had successfully undergone TAH-BSO and subsequent chemotherapy with Taxol-Cisplatin IV, neither patient had any documented mediastinal lymphadenopathy
on initial staging CT scan.
Caption: Figure 2: MRI of the patient's abdomen and pelvis showing resolution of paraaortic and iliac lymphadenopathy
after ADT and docetaxel treatment.
Patients with Rosai-Dorfman disease typically present with fever and massive painless cervical lymphadenopathy
. Extranodal involvement, either isolated or associated with lymph node involvement, has been reported in up to 43% of cases [2, 17].
In 1997, Lakos reported 27 cases of tick-transmitted infection with occipital eschar and painful lymphadenopathy
in the region of the tick bite, which he named "tick-borne lymphadenopathy
or TIBOLA" .
Three months later, a follow-up PET scan was performed to evaluate the patient's previously identified lymphadenopathy
(1) Significant localized or generalized peripheral lymphadenopathy
lasting more than 2 weeks without a documented infectious cause
Patients usually present with a febrile illness and the presence of lymphadenopathy
may provide a clue to diagnosis.