IRIS, which was associated with his previously treated cryptococcosis. Near resolution of the supraclavicular mass was noted at the 3-month follow-up.
Omics : a journal of integrative biology
Tuberculosis (TB) remains one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB) constitutes around 15-20% of TB cases in immunocompetent individuals. Extrapulmonary sites that are affected by TB include bones, lymph nodes, meningitis, pleura, and genitourinary tract. Whole genome sequencing has emerged a...
A total of 21 children with clinically and microbiologically proven craniofacial nontuberculous mycobacterial lymphadenitis managed by observation only at a tertiary medical center in 1993-2005 were evaluated for scar parameters at least 2 years after diagnosis. Parents completed a satisfaction questionnaire. Median follow-up time from presentation...
Veterinary radiology & ultrasound : the official journal of the American College of Veterinary Radiology and the International Veterinary Radiology Association
Medial retropharyngeal lymph node (MRLN) mass lesions are a common cause of cranial cervical masses in dogs and cats, and are predominantly due to metastatic neoplasia, primary neoplasia, or inflammatory lymphadenitis. The purpose of this retrospective cross-sectional study was to test the hypothesis that clinical and magnetic resonance imaging (MR...
Medecine et sante tropicales
Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease or histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis is a rare and unfamiliar clinicopathological entity characterized by cervical lymphadenopathy, often associated with systemic signs such fever and night sweats. We report the first three Malagasy cases of Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease, diagnosed at the Pathology Lab of Joseph Ravoahangy A...
Journal of laboratory physicians
We recommend needle aspiration as a simple, safe, chief and effective modality, which helps in diagnosis as well as in management of suppurative BCG lymphadenitis.
Lung India : official organ of Indian Chest Society
A 12-year-old male child presented with left submandibular lymphadenopathy; excision biopsy revealed noncaseating granuloma with numerous Schaumann bodies in histopathology, suggestive of isolated extrathoracic sarcoidosis, which is an extremely rare entity in the pediatric age group.
Expert review of anti-infective therapy
Non-tuberculous mycobacterial disease in the otherwise well child commonly presents as a localized, slow-progressing, cervicofacial lymphadenopathy. Despite recent advances, several aspects of the susceptibility to and the course of the disease remain to be better understood, and diagnosis and management of non-tuberculous mycobacterial lymphadenit...
The diagnosis of nodular sclerosing classical Hodgkin lymphoma (NSCHL) by fine-needle aspiration (FNA) biopsy has historically been a diagnostic challenge due to the usual paucicellularity of the specimen. This case report, and other previously published reports, suggests that there is another facet to the potentially challenging diagnosis of this ...
The Pan African medical journal