bronchopulmonary lymph nodes

(redirected from hilar lymph nodes)

bron·cho·pul·mo·nar·y lymph nodes

[TA]
lymph nodes in the hilum of the lung that receive lymph from the pulmonary nodes, and drain to the tracheobronchial nodes.

bron·cho·pul·mo·nar·y lymph nodes

(brong'kō-pul'mŏ-nār-ē limf nōdz)
Lymphnodes in the hilum of the lung that receive lymph from the pulmonary nodes and drainto the tracheobronchial nodes.
Synonym(s): bronchial glands (1) .
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Identification of suspicious mediastinal metastases by CT or PET should always be followed by histologic assessment of mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes for accurate staging.
Should hilar lymph nodes be expected in radical nephrectomy specimens?
17) Some studies adopt the notion that any visible mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes on CT are abnormal in children.
1) The most commonly affected sites are the lungs, hilar lymph nodes, liver, eyes, skin, bones, and the nervous system; only 0.
The hilar lymph nodes were matted forming a large mass with central caseous-like necrosis that eroded through the left main bronchus that contained caseous material.
Pathology showed noncaseating granulomas involving the mediastinal and hilar lymph nodes.
This demonstrated the presence of enlarged and heterogeneous mediastinal and right hilar lymph nodes, concerning for metastatic disease.
At least two hilar lymph nodes were infiltrated by similar granulomas: one was normal sized, and one about 4 times larger than normal (Figure 7a).
Sarcoidosis can affect several organs and tissues, most commonly the hilar lymph nodes, eyes, skin, and mucosal surfaces.
pN1: Metastasis in ipsilateral peribronchial and/ or ipsilateral hilar lymph nodes, and intrapulmonary nodes, including involvement by direct extension
Multiple splenic hilar lymph nodes and mesenteric nodes were also positive for disease.