lymphoreticulosis


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lymphoreticulosis

 [lim″fo-rĕ-tik″u-lo´sis]
proliferation of the reticuloendothelial cells of the lymph nodes.
benign lymphoreticulosis cat-scratch disease.

lym·pho·re·tic·u·lo·sis

(lim'fō-rĕ-tik'yū-lō'sis),
Historic term for proliferation of the reticuloendothelial cells (macrophages) of the lymph nodes.

lymphoreticulosis

/lym·pho·re·tic·u·lo·sis/ (-re-tik″ūl-o´sis) proliferation of the reticuloendothelial cells of the lymph nodes.
benign lymphoreticulosis  cat-scratch fever.

lymphoreticulosis

[-retik′yəlō′sis]
Etymology: L, lympha + reticulum, little net; Gk, osis, condition
subacute granulomatous inflammation of lymphoid tissue with proliferation of macrophages. The disorder is characterized by the formation of an ulcerated papule at the site of the scratch, fever, and tender lymphadenopathy, sometimes progressing to suppuration. Also called cat-scratch fever.

lym·pho·re·tic·u·lo·sis

(lim'fō-rĕ-tik'yŭ-lō'sis)
Proliferation of the reticuloendothelial cells (macrophages) of the lymph glands.

lymphoreticulosis

proliferation of the reticuloendothelial cells of the lymph nodes.

benign lymphoreticulosis
cat-scratch disease.