A 53-year-old member asked:
How long does the pain from mesenteric lymphadenitis (mesenteric adenitis or ma) usually last?
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Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Mesenteric lymph.: Usually a few days to a week, if it isn't something else..
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General Surgery 17 years experience
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General Surgery 56 years experience
Brief time: Mesentric adenites mimics apendicites , usually seen in children , will subside spontaneously with in 10 days
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A 29-year-old member asked:
How long will pain from mesenteric lymphadenitis last?
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ADHD and Autism 25 years experience
Variable : For some patients the pain is ony several days but for others it can go on for weeks or almost be a constant discomfort. Some patients have nausea, vomiting and fevers associated with a flare up. Anti- inflammatories may provide some relief. It is not always clear what exacerbates it but infections can be triggers as can allergies, especially from food.
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Last updated Jul 21, 2018
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