lymphadenitis

Summary

Summary: Inflammation of the lymph nodes.

Top Publications

  1. doi Management of nontuberculous mycobacteria-induced cervical lymphadenitis with observation alone
    Avraham Zeharia
    Day Hospitalization Unit, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:920-2. 2008
  2. pmc Acute phase protein response in an experimental model of ovine caseous lymphadenitis
    Peter D Eckersall
    Division of Animal Production and Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Rd, Glasgow, G61 1QH, UK
    BMC Vet Res 3:35. 2007
  3. pmc Lymphadenitis in children is caused by Mycobacterium avium hominissuis and not related to 'bird tuberculosis'
    L E S Bruijnesteijn van Coppenraet
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Center of Infectious Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:293-9. 2008
  4. ncbi Prevalence of caseous lymphadenitis and usage of caseous lymphadenitis vaccines in sheep flocks
    M W Paton
    Exotic Disease Preparedness and Animal Welfare, Western Australia Department of Agriculture, Locked Bag 4, Bentley Delivery Centre, Western Australia 6983
    Aust Vet J 81:91-5. 2003
  5. doi Immunological profiles of immune restoration disease presenting as mycobacterial lymphadenitis and cryptococcal meningitis
    D B A Tan
    School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    HIV Med 9:307-16. 2008
  6. ncbi [Epidemiological and clinical studies of ovine caseous lymphadenitis]
    M S Ben Saïd
    Service de pathologie de bétail, ENMV Sidi Thabet 2020, Ariana, Tunisie
    Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis 79:51-7. 2002
  7. pmc Characterization of United Kingdom isolates of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
    K M Connor
    Moredun Research Institute, International Research Centre, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 OPZ, Scotland
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2633-7. 2000
  8. ncbi Postal survey of ovine caseous lymphadenitis in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 1999
    S H Binns
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry
    Vet Rec 150:263-8. 2002
  9. doi Severe axillary lymphadenitis after BCG vaccination: alert for primary immunodeficiencies
    Alexandra Santos
    Medical Inpatient Department, Coimbra Pediatric Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:530-7. 2010
  10. ncbi Cryptococcal lymphadenitis diagnosed by FNAC in a HIV positive individual
    B R J Shravanakumar
    J Postgrad Med 49:370. 2003

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  1. doi Management of nontuberculous mycobacteria-induced cervical lymphadenitis with observation alone
    Avraham Zeharia
    Day Hospitalization Unit, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqwa, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:920-2. 2008
    Nontuberculous mycobacteria can cause a chronic localized cervicofacial lymphadenitis in immunocompetent children. The recommended treatment is total excision of the affected lymph node...
  2. pmc Acute phase protein response in an experimental model of ovine caseous lymphadenitis
    Peter D Eckersall
    Division of Animal Production and Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Glasgow, Bearsden Rd, Glasgow, G61 1QH, UK
    BMC Vet Res 3:35. 2007
    Caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) is a disease of small ruminants caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis. The pathogenesis of CLA is a slow process, and produces a chronic rather than an acute disease state...
  3. pmc Lymphadenitis in children is caused by Mycobacterium avium hominissuis and not related to 'bird tuberculosis'
    L E S Bruijnesteijn van Coppenraet
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Center of Infectious Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 27:293-9. 2008
    ..non-Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (nontuberculous mycobacteria) isolates worldwide and frequently causes lymphadenitis in children...
  4. ncbi Prevalence of caseous lymphadenitis and usage of caseous lymphadenitis vaccines in sheep flocks
    M W Paton
    Exotic Disease Preparedness and Animal Welfare, Western Australia Department of Agriculture, Locked Bag 4, Bentley Delivery Centre, Western Australia 6983
    Aust Vet J 81:91-5. 2003
    To estimate the prevalence of caseous lymphadenitis (CLA), determine the current usage of vaccines against CLA and to measure the effectiveness of these vaccines on sheep farms.
  5. doi Immunological profiles of immune restoration disease presenting as mycobacterial lymphadenitis and cryptococcal meningitis
    D B A Tan
    School of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    HIV Med 9:307-16. 2008
    ..A proportion of HIV patients beginning antiretroviral therapy (ART) develop immune restoration disease (IRD). Immunological characteristics of IRD were investigated in a cohort of HIV patients beginning therapy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia...
  6. ncbi [Epidemiological and clinical studies of ovine caseous lymphadenitis]
    M S Ben Saïd
    Service de pathologie de bétail, ENMV Sidi Thabet 2020, Ariana, Tunisie
    Arch Inst Pasteur Tunis 79:51-7. 2002
    A field survey was undertaken, to determine epidemiological, clinical and biological data on Ovine Caseous Lymphadenitis disease in 54 flocks originated from Sfax area in Tunisia. The mean morbidity rate of the cutaneous form was 5.1%...
  7. pmc Characterization of United Kingdom isolates of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
    K M Connor
    Moredun Research Institute, International Research Centre, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian EH26 OPZ, Scotland
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2633-7. 2000
    Caseous lymphadenitis is a chronic suppurative disease caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis and is responsible for serious economic losses to the sheep and goat industry...
  8. ncbi Postal survey of ovine caseous lymphadenitis in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 1999
    S H Binns
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry
    Vet Rec 150:263-8. 2002
    ..breed societies (A, B and C) were surveyed to investigate the prevalence and characteristics of ovine caseous lymphadenitis in the UK. In total, 264 veterinary surgeons and 510 farmers responded...
  9. doi Severe axillary lymphadenitis after BCG vaccination: alert for primary immunodeficiencies
    Alexandra Santos
    Medical Inpatient Department, Coimbra Pediatric Hospital, Coimbra, Portugal
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 43:530-7. 2010
    ..All had severe axillary lymphadenitis. These clinical cases underline the importance of considering the diagnosis of immunodeficiency in a child ..
  10. ncbi Cryptococcal lymphadenitis diagnosed by FNAC in a HIV positive individual
    B R J Shravanakumar
    J Postgrad Med 49:370. 2003
  11. doi Light-chain-restricted germinal centres in reactive lymphadenitis: report of eight cases
    S H Nam-Cha
    Lymphoma Group, Molecular Pathology Programme, Spanish National Cancer Centre CNIO, Madrid, Spain
    Histopathology 52:436-44. 2008
    ..The aim was to present a series of cases with persistent lymph node enlargement that featured some germinal centres showing light chain immunoglobulin restriction...
  12. ncbi Mycobacterial lymphadenitis in Western Australia
    S C Pang
    Chest Service, Health Department of Western Australia, Perth
    Tuber Lung Dis 73:362-7. 1992
    The records of 172 patients with culture-positive mycobacterial lymphadenitis in Western Australia between January 1972 and December 1989 inclusive have been reviewed. Of the 118 children under 7 years of age, the disease was caused by M...
  13. doi Colchicine prophylaxis for frequent periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis and adenitis episodes
    Diana Tasher
    The Pediatric Infectious and Immunology Unit, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, and the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Acta Paediatr 97:1090-2. 2008
    ..To review our experience with colchicine for the prophylaxis of PFAPA (periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, adenitis)...
  14. ncbi Frequency and effective treatment of ulcers and sinuses in cases of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis
    Dharma Kanta Baskota
    Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Tribhuvan University, Institute of Medicine, Teaching Hospital, Post Box No 3578, Kathmandu Nepal
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 15:157-9. 2005
    To investigate the frequency and effective treatment of ulcers and sinuses in cases of tuberculous cervical lymphadenitis (TCL).
  15. ncbi Lymphadenitis, trans-epidermal elimination and unusual histopathology in human rhinosporidiosis
    S N Arseculeratne
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Mycopathologia 153:57-69. 2002
    ..Histopathological evidence of lymphadenitis in rhinosporidiosis is presented for the first time...
  16. pmc Periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and adenitis (PFAPA) is a disorder of innate immunity and Th1 activation responsive to IL-1 blockade
    Silvia Stojanov
    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:7148-53. 2011
    ..IL-1 inhibition may thus be beneficial for treatment of PFAPA attacks, with IP-10/CXCL10 serving as a potential biomarker...
  17. doi Tonsillectomy in children with periodic fever with aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and adenitis syndrome
    Werner Garavello
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
    J Pediatr 159:138-42. 2011
    ..To seek evidence supporting a role for tonsillectomy or adenotonsillectomy in the management of affected children with periodic fever with aphthous stomatitis, pharnygitis, and adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome...
  18. pmc The use of light-emitting diode fluorescence to diagnose mycobacterial lymphadenitis in fine-needle aspirates from children
    A C van Wyk
    Division of Anatomical Pathology, Department of Pathology, National Health Laboratory Service, Stellenbosch University, Cape Town, South Africa
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:56-60. 2011
    ..aspiration biopsy (FNAB) is a simple, safe and effective method for investigating suspected mycobacterial lymphadenitis in children. Fluorescence microscopy can provide rapid mycobacterial confirmation...
  19. doi Rhodotorula mucilaginosa lymphadenitis in an HIV-infected patient
    Horatio B Fung
    Medical Surgical Patient Care Center, James J Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10468, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 13:e27-9. 2009
    We report a case of lymphadenitis due to Rhodotorula mucilaginosa in a man with well-controlled HIV infection...
  20. ncbi Outbreak of Bacille Calmette-Guérin-related lymphadenitis in Saudi children at a university hospital after a change in the strain of vaccine
    Abdulkarim Abdullah Alrabiaah
    King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 32:4-8. 2012
    Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccination is part of the expanded program of vaccination in Saudi Arabia. Lymphadenitis is the most common complication of the BCG vaccine...
  21. ncbi Six cases of suppurative lymphadenitis caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei infection
    Maciej Piotr Chlebicki
    Department of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases Unit, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608, Singapore
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:798-801. 2006
    ..Uncomplicated, localized infection usually involves skin or subcutaneous tissues. Suppurative lymphadenitis caused by melioidosis has been rarely encountered by clinicians practicing in endemic areas...
  22. ncbi The sonographic characteristics of nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Pediatr Radiol 36:1063-7. 2006
    Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) are a common cause of chronic cervicofacial lymphadenitis in young children. The differential diagnosis includes other infections, lymphoepithelial cysts and malignancies.
  23. ncbi Prevalence of and carcass condemnation from maedi-visna, paratuberculosis and caseous lymphadenitis in culled sheep from Quebec, Canada
    Julie Arsenault
    Faculte de Medecine Veterinaire, Universite de Montreal, 3200 rue Sicotte, C P 5000, Quebec, J2S 7C6, Saint Hyacinthe, Canada
    Prev Vet Med 59:67-81. 2003
    ..infection, the prevalence of paratuberculosis (PTB), and the prevalence and lesions distribution of caseous lymphadenitis (CL) in culled sheep...
  24. ncbi Disease spectrum of cervical lymphadenitis: analysis based on ultrasound-guided core-needle gun biopsy
    Joon Young Song
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Infect 55:310-6. 2007
    ..We are evaluating the disease spectrum of cervical lymphadenitis in the outpatient setting.
  25. ncbi Nested PCR for diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis and PCR-SSCP for identification of rifampicin resistance in fine-needle aspirates
    Gyungyub Gong
    Department of Pathology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Diagn Cytopathol 26:228-31. 2002
    ..Ziehl-Neelsen stain (Z-N) and PCR were processed using the aspirates of tuberculous lymphadenitis for the detection of M. tuberculosis. PCR-SSCP was done for the identification of rpoB mutation. M...
  26. ncbi Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in a patient with cryptococcal lymphadenitis as the first presentation of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
    M Tahir
    Department of Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Postgrad Med 53:250-2. 2007
    ..IRIS in a young man with unknown human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) status who presented with cryptococcal lymphadenitis as the first manifestation of AIDS...
  27. doi High seroprevalence of caseous lymphadenitis in Brazilian goat herds revealed by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis secreted proteins-based ELISA
    N Seyffert
    Laboratório de Genética Celular e Molecular, Departamento de Biologia Geral, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, CP 486, CEP 31270 901, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Res Vet Sci 88:50-5. 2010
    We conducted a seroepidemiological survey to determine the prevalence of caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) in goat herds in Minas Gerais state, Brazil...
  28. pmc Fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) in the diagnosis of granulomatous lymphadenitis
    V Koo
    Department of Surgery, Belfast City Hospital Trust, Northern Ireland
    Ulster Med J 75:59-64. 2006
    To determine the final histological and clinical diagnosis of patients with granulomatous lymphadenitis on fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC).
  29. ncbi Fine needle aspiration of toxoplasmic lymphadenitis in an intramammary lymph node. A case report
    K Shimizu
    1st Department of Anatomic and Diagnostic Pathology, Dokkyo University School of Medicine, 880 Mibu, Tochigi, 321 0293, Japan
    Acta Cytol 45:259-62. 2001
    Cytologic findings of toxoplasmic lymphadenitis (TL) have been only sporadically reported. Intramammary lymph node is an extremely rare site for TL.
  30. doi Evaluation of the humoral and cellular immune response to different antigens of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis in Canindé goats and their potential protection against caseous lymphadenitis
    L F Moura-Costa
    Departamento de Biointeração Instituto de Ciências da Saúde Universidade Federal da Bahia, Av Reitor Miguel Calmon, S N Vale do Canela, CEP 40140 100, Salvador BA, Brazil
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 126:131-41. 2008
    Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis is the etiologic agent of caseous lymphadenitis, a disease that affects goats and sheep, and can cause severe economic losses...
  31. ncbi Cryptococcal lymphadenitis diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology: a review of 15 cases
    Radhika Srinivasan
    Department of Cytology and Gynecological Pathology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Acta Cytol 54:1-4. 2010
    ..To review the cases of cryptococcal infection presenting primarily with lymphadenopathy and diagnosed on fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and to evaluate the various cellular reactions in this infection...
  32. ncbi Cryptococcal lymphadenitis: report of a case with fine needle aspiration cytology
    Rajendra S Garbyal
    Department of Pathology, Institute of Medical Sciences, Baharas Hindu University, Varanasi, India
    Acta Cytol 49:58-60. 2005
    ..Cryptococcosis is one of the opportunistic infections in AIDS, and therefore an expeditious diagnosis is of the utmost importance since once a cryptococcal infection disseminates, it becomes life threatening...
  33. ncbi Dual infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Pneumocystis jiroveci Lymphadenitis in a Patient with HIV infection: case report and review of the literature
    Thana Khawcharoenporn
    Department of Medicine, Thammasart University Hospital, Pratumthani, Thailand
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:1-5. 2006
    We report a case of dual Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) and Pneumocystis jiroveci (carinii) (PCP) lymphadenitis in a patient with HIV who had been receiving trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) as systemic prophylaxis for PCP...
  34. doi Real-time PCR strategy and detection of bacterial agents of lymphadenitis
    E Angelakis
    URMITE CNRS IRD UMR 6236, Faculte de Medecine et de Pharmacie, Universite de la Mediterranee, 27 Bd Jean Moulin, 13385, Marseille Cedex 05, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:1363-8. 2009
    ....
  35. pmc Human herpesvirus-6-associated acute lymphadenitis in immunocompetent adults
    Irina Maric
    Laboratory of Pathology, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Mod Pathol 17:1427-33. 2004
    In contrast to other causes of herpetic lymphadenitis, the histological features associated with human herpesvirus-6 (HHV-6) infection have remained elusive since its discovery in 1986...
  36. ncbi Caseous lymphadenitis in small ruminants
    L H Williamson
    Department of Large Animal Medicine, University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract 17:359-71, vii. 2001
    Caseous lymphadenitis is a contagious bacterial disease that affects sheep and goats. It is characterized by abscess formation in the skin, internal and external lymph nodes, and internal organs...
  37. ncbi A preliminary report of fine-needle aspiration biopsy in superficially accessible lesions in children
    A M O Shonubi
    Queen Elizabeth II Hospital, Maseru, Kingdom of Lesotho, Nigeria
    West Afr J Med 23:221-3. 2004
    ..Its clinical use has continued to widen with the availability of more sophisticated methods of imaging. Its minimal invasiveness, cheap cost and easy application make it a technique of choice in investigating swellings even in children...
  38. ncbi Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis and its role in ovine caseous lymphadenitis
    G J Baird
    Scottish Agricultural College Veterinary Services, 5 Bertha Park View, Perth PH1 3FZ, Scotland, UK
    J Comp Pathol 137:179-210. 2007
    Caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) of sheep, caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, has been a significant disease in the majority of sheep-rearing regions for over a century...
  39. ncbi Herpes simplex and Epstein-Barr virus lymphadenitis in a patient with chronic lymphocytic leukemia treated with fludarabine
    Santiago Mercadal
    Department of Hematology, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Spain
    Eur J Haematol 77:442-4. 2006
    ..We describe a patient with a CLL who developed an herpes virus lymphadenitis. Inmunohistochemical study was positive for HSV-1, HSV-2, and Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)...
  40. ncbi Cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children caused by Mycobacterium haemophilum
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Center for Dentistry, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 41:1569-75. 2005
    Nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) lymphadenitis in children is most often caused by Mycobacterium avium. In a prospective, multicenter trial of the optimal treatment, 23...
  41. ncbi Potential use of procalcitonin concentrations as a diagnostic marker of the PFAPA syndrome
    Takao Yoshihara
    Department of Pediatrics, Matsushita Memorial Hospital, 5 55, Sotojima cho, Moriguchi, Osaka, Japan
    Eur J Pediatr 166:621-2. 2007
  42. ncbi Tuberculin skin testing is useful in the screening for nontuberculous mycobacterial cervicofacial lymphadenitis in children
    Jerome A Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, 1105 AZ, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 43:1547-51. 2006
    ..We evaluated the diagnostic usefulness of tuberculin skin testing in the screening for nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) infection in children...
  43. ncbi Immunohistochemistry using a Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex specific antibody for improved diagnosis of tuberculous lymphadenitis
    Tehmina Mustafa
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Mod Pathol 19:1606-14. 2006
    The clinical and histological criteria used to diagnose lymphadenitis caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex organisms have poor specificity. Acid-fast staining and culture has low sensitivity and specificity...
  44. ncbi A case of facial cellulitis and necrotizing lymphadenitis due to cowpox virus infection
    Roland Pahlitzsch
    Department of Otolaryngology, Blekinge County Hospital, Karlskrona, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 43:737-42. 2006
    ..cellulitis of the face, the clinical course was dominated by several areas of subcutaneous, necrotizing lymphadenitis, from one of which a huge abscess formed that had to be incised...
  45. ncbi Detection of Bartonella henselae DNA in two dogs with pyogranulomatous lymphadenitis
    Sofia C Morales
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN 55108, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 230:681-5. 2007
    ..1 dog evaluated because of inappetence and lameness of the left hind limb of 1 day's duration and 1 dog evaluated because of inappetence, fever, and lymphadenopathy of 2 weeks' duration...
  46. ncbi Detection of opportunistic infections by low-density microarrays: a diagnostic approach for granulomatous lymphadenitis
    Margarete Odenthal
    Institute for Pathology, University Clinic of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Diagn Mol Pathol 16:18-26. 2007
    ..microarray for simultaneous detection of diverse putative pathogens causing a disease such as granulomatous lymphadenitis. Nucleic acids from formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues of 68 patients with lymphadenitis were used for ..
  47. pmc A novel bacterium associated with lymphadenitis in a patient with chronic granulomatous disease
    David E Greenberg
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Pathog 2:e28. 2006
    ..This is the first reported case of invasive human disease caused by any of the Acetobacteraceae. Polyphasic taxonomic analysis shows this organism to be a new genus and species for which we propose the name Granulobacter bethesdensis...
  48. pmc PFAPA syndrome: new clinical aspects disclosed
    D Tasher
    Department of Pediatrics, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 91:981-4. 2006
    ..However, there are currently relatively few data on the natural history of this syndrome...
  49. ncbi Vaccination confers significant protection of sheep against infection with a virulent United Kingdom strain of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis
    Michael C Fontaine
    Moredun Research Institute, International Research Centre, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik EH26 0PZ, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Vaccine 24:5986-96. 2006
    ..a virulent United Kingdom Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis isolate, an ovine experimental model of caseous lymphadenitis was developed, in which the manifestation of disease was equivalent to the naturally observed infection in ..
  50. ncbi Acute, subacute, and chronic cervical lymphadenitis in children
    John R Gosche
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi 39216, USA
    Semin Pediatr Surg 15:99-106. 2006
    Lymphadenopathy refers to any disease process involving lymph nodes that are abnormal in size and consistency. Lymphadenitis specifically refers to lymphadenopathies that are caused by inflammatory processes...
  51. pmc Sebaceous adenitis in a 7-year-old Arabian gelding
    Christina Osborne
    Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, 52 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7N 5B4
    Can Vet J 47:583-6. 2006
    ..Sebaceous adenitis was diagnosed on histopathologic examination. Lesions resolved without treatment, coinciding with regression of a sarcoid on the neck...
  52. pmc Real-time PCR assay using fine-needle aspirates and tissue biopsy specimens for rapid diagnosis of mycobacterial lymphadenitis in children
    E S Bruijnesteijn Van Coppenraet
    Department of Medical Microbiology, E4 60, Center of Infectious Diseases, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2644-50. 2004
    A real-time PCR assay was developed to diagnose and identify the causative agents of suspected mycobacterial lymphadenitis. Primers and probes for the real-time PCR were designed on the basis of the internal transcribed spacer sequence, ..
  53. ncbi Cytokine profile in PFAPA syndrome suggests continuous inflammation and reduced anti-inflammatory response
    Silvia Stojanov
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Children s Hospital, University of Munich, Germany
    Eur Cytokine Netw 17:90-7. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi Effects of cyclosporine A on clinical and histologic abnormalities in dogs with sebaceous adenitis
    Monika Linek
    Veterinary Clinic Linek, Brunnenkoppel 1, 22041 Hamburg, Germany
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 226:59-64. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of cyclosporine A in the treatment of sebaceous adenitis in dogs...
  55. ncbi Experimental Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis primary infection in goats: kinetics of IgG and interferon-gamma production, IgG avidity and antigen recognition by Western blotting
    B J A Paule
    Laboratorio de Imunologia, Instituto de Ciências da Saúde, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Av Reitor Miguel Calmon, S N Vale do Canela, CEP 40140 100, Salvador BA, Brazil
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 96:129-39. 2003
    Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis is the cause of caseous lymphadenitis (CLA) in small ruminants, a chronic granulomatous disease that provokes significant zootechnics losses to ovine and goat breeders in northern Brazil...
  56. pmc Mycobacterium haemophilum and lymphadenitis in children
    Lesla E S Bruijnesteijn van Coppenraet
    Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:62-8. 2005
    ..reaction (PCR) technology on fine needle aspirates and biopsied specimens from 89 children with cervicofacial lymphadenitis, we assessed the importance of M. haemophilum...
  57. ncbi Three cases of immune-mediated adnexal skin disease treated with cyclosporin
    Chiara Noli
    Ospedale Veterinario Cuneese, Via Cuneo 52 N, 12011 Borgo S Dalmazzo CN, Italy
    Vet Dermatol 17:85-92. 2006
    ..The authors report a case of granulomatous folliculitis and furunculosis and of sebaceous adenitis in two cats and a case of alopecia areata in a dog, successfully controlled with cyclosporin...
  58. ncbi Utility of tonsillectomy in 2 patients with the syndrome of periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and cervical adenitis
    Sanjay R Parikh
    Department of Otolaryngology, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:670-3. 2003
    ....
  59. ncbi Atypical mycobacterial disease in children: a personal series
    I Mushtaq
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, University Hospital Lewisham, Lewisham High Street, London, SE13 6LH
    Pediatr Surg Int 18:707-11. 2002
    ..Most children (n = 56) presented with chronic lymphadenitis or abscess formation (n = 55). The duration of illness varied from 4 days to 18 months...
  60. ncbi Breast cancer with associated granulomatous axillary lymphadenitis: a diagnostic and clinical dilemma in regions with high prevalence of tuberculosis
    Minhas Khurram
    Section of Histopathology, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    Pathol Res Pract 203:699-704. 2007
    ..PCR-based assays are recommended for the diagnosis of TB in cases where ZN is unhelpful for demonstrating AFB or no tissue is submitted for microbiological studies...
  61. ncbi Disseminated Mycobacterium abscessus infection manifesting as fever of unknown origin and intra-abdominal lymphadenitis: case report and literature review
    P S Mueller
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 39:33-7. 2001
    ..abscessus infection manifesting as fever of unknown origin and intra-abdominal lymphadenitis, but without rash. Our patient responded well to amikacin and clarithromycin therapy...
  62. doi Effectiveness of adenotonsillectomy in PFAPA syndrome: a randomized study
    Werner Garavello
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Ospedale San Gerardo, University of Milano Bicocca, DNTB Monza, Italy
    J Pediatr 155:250-3. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether adenotonsillectomy leads to complete resolution in children with PFAPA (periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and cervical adenitis) syndrome...
  63. pmc Bacille Calmette-Guérin lymphadenitis
    Jafinder S Goraya
    Department of Paediatrics, Government Medical College Hospital, Sector 32B, 160 047 Chandigarh, India
    Postgrad Med J 78:327-9. 2002
    Bacille Calmette-Guérin (BCG) lymphadenitis is the most common complication of BCG vaccination...
  64. ncbi Mycobacterial lymphadenitis associated with the initiation of combination antiretroviral therapy
    P Phillips
    AIDS Research Program, Division of Infectious Diseases, St Paul s Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 20:122-8. 1999
    ..the impact of combination antiretroviral therapy on the clinical and laboratory features of mycobacterial lymphadenitis, we conducted a retrospective chart review of HIV-related mycobacterial lymphadenitis at St...
  65. ncbi Cutaneous and mediastinal lymphadenitis due to Mycobacterium kansasii
    R Kotb
    Service de Medecine Interne, , 27 rue Faubourg Saint-Jacques, 75014 Paris, France
    J Infect 42:277-8. 2001
    ..To our knowledge, no case of Mycobacterium kansasii infection or skin infection associated with additional organ involvement in an immunocompetent patient has been reported...
  66. ncbi Needle aspiration for suppurative cervical lymphadenitis
    Francis Serour
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, E Wolfson Medical Center, P O Box 5, Holon 58100, Israel
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:471-4. 2002
    In a 10-year prospective study, we used needle aspiration as the treatment of suppurative cervical lymphadenitis that required drainage procedure in 35 consecutive children aged 4 months to 13 years (mean 2.2 years)...
  67. ncbi Mycobacterium bohemicum cervical lymphadenitis
    Astrid Palca
    Institute for Infectious Diseases, University of Bern Bern, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:982-4. 2002
    ..Histology revealed granulomatous, partly necrotizing lymphadenitis and a large number of acid-fast bacilli subsequently identified by molecular techniques as Mycobacterium ..
  68. ncbi Sebaceous adenitis in the Akita: clinical observations, histopathology and heredity
    I M Reichler
    Department of Reproduction, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Dermatol 12:243-53. 2001
    ..An autosomal recessive inheritance appears to be possible. Apart from a genetic background, immune-mediated factors possibly influence the onset and course of sebaceous adenitis...
  69. doi Differentiating PFAPA syndrome from monogenic periodic fevers
    Marco Gattorno
    UO Pediatria II, G Gaslini Institute, Largo G Gaslini 5, 16146, Genova, Italy
    Pediatrics 124:e721-8. 2009
    ....
  70. ncbi Skin indurations in response to tuberculin testing in patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial lymphadenitis
    Y Haimi-Cohen
    Pediatric Day Care Unit, Schneider Children s Medical Center of Israel, Petah Tiqva, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 33:1786-8. 2001
    Mantoux results were examined for 29 children with culture-proven nontuberculous mycobacterial lymphadenitis, and 4 species were isolated: Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex (from 14 patients [48%]), Mycobacterium haemophilum (..
  71. ncbi Soft tissue abscess and lymphadenitis due to Mycobacterium avium complex as an expression of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome after a second scheme of highly active antiretroviral therapy
    Marcelo Corti
    Division of HIV AIDS, Infectious Diseases F J Muñiz Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 49:267-70. 2007
    ..a case of a patient with AIDS which, after a first failure of HAART, developed a subcutaneous abscess and supraclavicular lymphadenitis as an expression of IRIS due to Mycobacterium avium complex after starting a second scheme of HAART.
  72. ncbi Cytokine gene expression in sheep following experimental infection with various strains of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis differing in virulence
    M Pepin
    Laboratoire de Pathologie des Petits Ruminants et des Abeilles, CNEVA Sophia Antipolis, France
    Vet Res 28:149-63. 1997
    Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis is the causative agent of caseous lymphadenitis in sheep and goats. This disease is characterized by the development of pyogranulomas in the lymph nodes and lung tissue...
  73. doi Dermatopathic lymphadenitis imitating a deep neck space infection
    Ioannis Psarommatis
    ENT Department, P and A Kyriakou Children s Hospital of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Am J Otolaryngol 30:419-22. 2009
    Dermatopathic lymphadenitis (DL) represents a benign form of reactive lymph node hyperplasia. Symptoms attributed to DL alone are expected to be mild...
  74. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of tonsillectomy in periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and adenitis syndrome
    M Renko
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Oulu, Finland
    J Pediatr 151:289-92. 2007
    ..We carried out a prospective, randomized, controlled trial to clarify the effect of tonsillectomy on the clinical course of periodic fever, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and adenitis (PFAPA) syndrome...
  75. doi A clinical review of 105 patients with PFAPA (a periodic fever syndrome)
    H M Feder
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Family Medicine, Connecticut Children s Medical Center, Hartford, CT 06030, USA
    Acta Paediatr 99:178-84. 2010
    ..We describe the presentations and clinical outcomes of pediatric patients diagnosed with PFAPA (Periodic Fever, Aphthous lesions, Pharyngitis, and cervical Adenitis)...
  76. pmc PFAPA syndrome in children evaluated for tonsillectomy
    E Galanakis
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Arch Dis Child 86:434-5. 2002
    ..All children had been well between episodes and showed a dramatic postoperative improvement. PFAPA syndrome is not uncommon among children having tonsillectomy. Tonsillectomy is curative in most of these patients...
  77. ncbi Neutrophil-rich anaplastic large cell lymphoma (NR-ALCL) mimicking lymphadenitis: a study by fine-needle aspiration biopsy
    D Tamiolakis
    Leuk Lymphoma 45:1309-10. 2004
  78. ncbi Mycobacterial adenitis: role of Mycobacterium bovis, non-tuberculous mycobacteria, HIV infection, and risk factors in Arusha, Tanzania
    S G M Mfinanga
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, N 5021 Bergen, Norway
    East Afr Med J 81:171-8. 2004
    ..To assess risk factors and mycobacterial agents in mycobacterial adenitis...
  79. pmc A new agent of mycobacterial lymphadenitis in children: Mycobacterium heidelbergense sp. nov
    W H Haas
    Department of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Heidelberg University, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 35:3203-9. 1997
    Nontuberculous mycobacterial lymphadenitis presents an increasing clinical problem in immunocompetent young children...
  80. ncbi Lymphadenitis due to nontuberculous mycobacteria in children: presentation and response to therapy
    R Hazra
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 28:123-9. 1999
    The most common manifestation of infection due to nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM) in children is cervical lymphadenitis in an otherwise healthy patient...
  81. ncbi The natural course of nonsuppurative Calmette-Guérin bacillus lymphadenitis
    Anupam Singla
    Department of Pediatrics, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:446-8. 2002
    ..hospital in North India, we studied the outcome of infants with nonsuppurative Calmette-Guérin bacillus (BCG) lymphadenitis managed conservatively...
  82. ncbi Toxoplasmic lymphadenitis--clinical and serologic profile
    R A Durlach
    German Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Clin Microbiol Infect 9:625-31. 2003
    ..To study the serologic profile of several types of test for toxoplasmosis, in order to contribute to the interpretation of antibody kinetics...
  83. ncbi [Cat scratch disease--course, diagnosis]
    Ewa Sala
    Oddział Pediatryczny Samodzielny Publiczny Zespół Zakładów Opieki Zdrowotnej w Staszowie
    Przegl Epidemiol 60:307-13. 2006
    ..It is caused by Bartonellosis henselae. Animals, especially cats, are the sourse of infections. Lymphadenitis may remain for many weeks and requires differentiation from other causes of regional lymphadenopathy...
  84. ncbi Periodic fever syndromes: a diagnostic challenge for the allergist
    M Lierl
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center Allergy and Immunology, Cincinnati, OH 41017, USA
    Allergy 62:1349-58. 2007
    ..It is important for the Allergy/Immunology specialist to be familiar with the clinical presentation, diagnostic approach and treatment of these conditions...
  85. ncbi Protracted cervical lymphadenitis with Mycobacterium avium and Methylobacterium mesophilicum
    Arne Simon
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:971. 2007
  86. ncbi Lymphadenitis in an 18-month-old traveler to Mexico
    Tafadzwa S Kasambira
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Center for Tuberculosis Research, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:968, 973-4. 2007
  87. ncbi [Periodic fever syndrome in children]
    Knut Øymar
    Kvinne Barneklinikken, Stavanger universitetssjukehus, Postboks 8100, 4068 Stavanger
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:1651-3. 2007
    ..The condition is not uncommon, and awareness of the syndrome is important for avoiding unnecessary investigations and treatment. The article presents an overview of the PFAPA-syndrome...
  88. ncbi Dermatopathic lymphadenitis of the head and neck
    Leslie K Winter
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:195-7. 2007
    Dermatopathic lymphadenitis is a histopathologic diagnosis of patients with enlarged lymph nodes classically in the setting of a variety of inflammatory erthrodermas without known malignancy...
  89. ncbi Neck lymph nodes: prediction by computer-assisted contrast medium analysis?
    Johannes Zenk
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    Ultrasound Med Biol 33:246-53. 2007
    ..Although contrast medium kinetics provided statistically significant new criteria for identifying malignant lymph nodes, differentiating between malignant and inflammatory changes in lymph nodes remains a diagnostic challenge...
  90. ncbi The impersonator
    Hartmut Lode
    Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Med 120:239-41. 2007
  91. ncbi Antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in community-acquired pediatric neck abscesses
    Joel Guss
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania, 5 Ravdin Building, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 71:943-8. 2007
    ..the microbiology, particularly the prevalence of MRSA, in pediatric patients with community-acquired bacterial lymphadenitis. Long considered a nosocomial organism, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has recently ..
  92. ncbi [Diagnosis and management of periodic fever with aphthous pharyngitis and adenitis (PFAPA)]
    Takuji Murata
    Department of Pediatrics, Osaka Medical College
    Nihon Rinsho Meneki Gakkai Kaishi 30:101-7. 2007
    ..PFAPA is a benign syndrome and the prognosis is better than other autoinflammatory syndromes, because PFAPA patients grow normally and symptoms diminish within a few years...
  93. doi Effect of adenotonsillectomy in PFAPA syndrome
    Greg Licameli
    Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Disorders, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, LO 367, Boston, MA 02115
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:136-40. 2008
    ..To assess the benefits of adenotonsillectomy in the treatment of pediatric patients with PFAPA (periodic fever, aphthous ulcers, pharyngitis, and adenitis) syndrome...
  94. doi Kawasaki disease with lymphadenopathy and fever as sole initial manifestations
    Masaru Kubota
    Faculty of Human Life and Environment, Nara Women s University, Nara, Japan
    J Paediatr Child Health 44:359-62. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study is to characterise the features of such KD patients, especially in comparison with those of patients with common onset...
  95. ncbi Bacillus Calmette-Guerin (BCG) lymphadenitis-changing trends and management
    Zafar Nazir
    Section of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
    J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad 17:16-8. 2005
    ..Suppurative lymphadenitis is the common complication of BCG vaccination. The optimum treatment for this complication is debated.
  96. doi Atypical mycobacterial infection of the head and neck in children: a 5-year retrospective review
    Lyndsay Fraser
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 138:311-4. 2008
    We review the management of 31 cases of atypical mycobacterial lymphadenitis presenting to a tertiary referral pediatric otolaryngology department between February 2002 and February 2007.
  97. ncbi [Phlegmonous adenitis]
    Martine Francois
    Rev Prat 57:1781-2. 2007
  98. ncbi The PFAPA syndrome in oral medicine: differential diagnosis and treatment
    Andres Pinto
    Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Robert Schattner Center, 240 S 40th Street St 214, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 102:35-9. 2006
    ..This article presents a review of the published literature on this entity and summarizes current therapeutic options...
  99. ncbi Stop blaming the kangaroo
    Sally Walsh
    Pediatric Associates of Norwood, 62 Walpole Street, Norwood, MA 02062, USA
    J Pediatr Health Care 20:270-1, 284-6. 2006
  100. ncbi [Periodic fever in children: keep in mind the PFAPA syndrome]
    M Hofer
    Unité d immuno allergologie et rhumatologie pédiatrique, Service de Pediatrie, CHUV, Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 4:529-32. 2008
    ..The treatment is still controversial. One dose of Prednisone is able to interrupt the flare and tonsillectomy may induce a remission in the majority of the cases...
  101. ncbi Analysis of children with peripheral lymphadenopathy
    Nilgun Yaris
    Department of Pediatric Oncology and Pathology, Karadeniz Technical University Faculty of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 45:544-9. 2006
    ..Sixty percent were reactive lymphadenopathy, 39% were lymphadenitis. Lymphadenitis was more frequently localized and bigger than 3 cm compared with reactive adenopathy (p=.02, p=...

Research Grants16

  1. Genetics of Survival of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
    Joan Mecsas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..pseudotuberculosis is a gram-negative, enteric bacterial pathogen that causes gastroenteritis, mesenteric lymphadenitis, which can be misdiagnosed as appendicitis leading to unnecessary surgery, and occasionally systemic disease ..
  2. Genetics of TB: Cytokine Response and Iron
    Leslie Louie; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..To this end, we will recruit HIV+ and HIV- patients with PTB, HIV+ patients with EPTB (pleural effusion or lymphadenitis), or HIV+ and HIV- controls without TB who are PPD skin-test positive (n=125 per group, total n=750 subjects)...
  3. MODULATION OF HOST SIGNALING FUNCTIONS BY YERSINIA YOPS
    JAMES BLISKA; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..pseudotuberculosis) are responsible for a range of diseases including diarrhea, mesenteric lymphadenitis, and bubonic plague...
  4. Aberrant DNA Methylation as a Biomarker of HSIL in Liquid-based Pap Tests
    KAREN GUSTAFSON; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....