lymphadenectasis

lymphadenectasis

(lim″făd″ĕ-nek′tă-sĭs) [ lymph- + adeno- + -ectasis]
Dilatation or distention of a lymph node.

lymphadenectasis

enlargement of a lymph node.
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Through literature review and examination of our 11 patients, we have summarized the following characteristics for KDSS: (1) It is more common in males; (2) symptoms include lymphadenectasis, hypoalbuminemia, hyponatremia, hepatic insufficiency, anemia, and electrocardiogram abnormalities; the incidence of coronary artery dilatation is high, and some children may have severe gastrointestinal symptoms; (3) inflammatory indicators are significantly increased; (4) patients often present with IVIG resistance; (5) 50% of patients need hormone therapy; and (6) shock appears at an early stage.
Acute prostatitis can spread to the spermatic cord, then it may cause the lymphadenectasis and with tenderness.
On physical examination she had right supraclavicular lymphadenectasis.
Cephalic and cervical radiographs and computed tomography scans revealed lymphadenectasis of the neck only; a purified protein derivative test showed an erythema [approximately equal to]8 mm in diameter on the forearm.
The two groups were similar in most clinical symptoms, including fever, cough, weight loss, lymphadenectasis, hepatosplenomegaly, rash, wheezing in the lungs, and pleural effusion.