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is right lower abdominal pain a symptom of mesenteric lymphadenitis (mesenteric adenitis)

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
It may: What makes you ask this question? Mesenteric lymph nodes do not get inflamed on their own. There is usually some disorder like intestinal disease, TB, ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alain Ades
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Mesenteric lymph.: Usually a few days to a week, if it isn't something else..
Dr. Michael Zadeh
17 years experience General Surgery
Usually a Few Days: Mesenteric lymphadenitis usually resolves on its own after a few days. However, sometimes mesenteric lymphadentitis can be confused with acute appendi ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Brief time: Mesentric adenites mimics apendicites , usually seen in children , will subside spontaneously with in 10 days
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joey Bluhm
17 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Same thing.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zadeh
17 years experience General Surgery
Location, Location: Lymphadenitis the general term used to describe the inflammation of your lymph nodes (tissues that help your body fight off illness). Mesenteric lymph ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes they are the sam: Mesenteric lymphadenitis is an inflammation of the lymph nodes in the membrane that attaches your intestine, or bowel, to your abdominal wall. Mesente ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Busuttil
33 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: Shortened way to say same thing.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Sure.: Mesenteric lymphadenitis can mimic appendicitis (right lower abdominal pain), not upper stomach pain.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
44 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: Mesenteric adenitis pain often begins around the belly button and in some cases moves down and towards the right hip mimicking the pain of appendiciti ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihor Zakaluzny
38 years experience General Surgery
Very unlikely: If it is chronic or recurrent pain. Usually appendicitis and mesenteric adenitis cause an acute illness.
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