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Lymphadenopathy: Introduction

Lymphadenopathy: Enlarged lymph glands. See detailed information below for a list of 192 causes of Lymphadenopathy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Lymphadenopathy:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Lymphadenopathy. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Lymphadenopathy:

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Lymphadenopathy: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Lymphadenopathy, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Lymphadenopathy Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Lymphadenopathy may include:

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Stories from Users for Lymphadenopathy

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Lymphadenopathy: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Lymphadenopathy may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Lymphadenopathy

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Lymphadenopathy: Deaths

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Causes of Lymphadenopathy listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Lymphadenopathy as a symptom include:

Definitions of Lymphadenopathy:

Lymphadenopathy: the abnormal enlargement of lymph nodes.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Chronic abnormal enlargement of the lymph nodes (usually associated with disease)
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Organs affected by Lymphadenopathy:

The list of organs typically affected by Lymphadenopathy may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Lymphadenopathy

The list below shows some of the causes of Lymphadenopathy mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Lymphadenopathy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Lymphadenopathy. Of the 192 causes of Lymphadenopathy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 29 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 160 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Lymphadenopathy:

The following list of conditions have 'Lymphadenopathy' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Lymphadenopathy Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Lymphadenopathy based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Lymphadenopathy?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Lymphadenopathy, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    What are the alternative names for Lymphadenopathy:

    Lymph nodes enlarged, Lymphadenitis
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Lymphadenopathy:

    Subtypes of Lymphadenopathy:

    Generalised lymphadenopathy (18 causes), Cervical lymphadenopathy (54 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Lymphadenopathy:

    Swollen lymph nodes (452 causes), Lymph symptoms (496 causes), Swollen glands (451 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Lymph system symptoms (496 causes)

    Symptoms related to Lymphadenopathy:

    Swollen lymph nodes (452 causes), Lymphedema (73 causes), Edema (208 causes), Systemic Infection, Local infection, STD's, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma (5 causes), Malignant Metastases, Leukemia, Sarcoidosis, Amyloidosis, Hyperthyroidism (41 causes)

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