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What causes regional neck lymphadenitis in the absence of cancer and bacteria?

What causes regional neck lymphadenitis in the absence of cancer and bacteria?

Many possibilities: Any number of viruses do this. If prolonged more than a couple of weeks, maybe mononucleosis, although you're quite old for mono (most cases before age 20). Mostly not serious, but syphilis, HIV, tuberculosis, land other serious infections are possible if at risk. If only a few days, sit tight; probably will clear up soon. If continuing more than 2 weeks, see your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Does Koch's Neck lymphadenitis cause infertility????

Does Koch's Neck lymphadenitis cause infertility????

Tuberculosis: Chronic specific granulomatous inflammation of the lymph node with caseation necrosis, caused by infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis or Mycobacterium bovis may affect fertility, just as any other severe systemic infection. You should be assessed and treated for this disease ASAP and following cure your fertility is likely to return to normal. ...Read more

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Does Tuberculosis neck lymphadenitis cause infertility?

Does Tuberculosis neck lymphadenitis cause infertility?

TB lymphadenitis: No-this disease will not cause u to be infertile. That's at least looking at your 'whole life'. In the short term u may be 'wiped out' from fighting this infection, so sometimes your period won't come (hence you're not fertile for that month). The body does that to devote resources where they need to go -which is getting u better. U will get through this and be healthy enough to have a baby later. ...Read more

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Can tuberculosis neck lymphadenitis cause infertility even after the disease is treated?

Can tuberculosis neck lymphadenitis cause infertility even after the  disease is treated?

Tb Lymphadenitis: TB is a systemic disease. It can cause infertility. The chances reduce after proper anti tuberculous treatment. ...Read more

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I am on 5th month treatment for TB neck lymphadenitis. Can TB neck lymphadenitis cause infertility? Can i conceive in future after treatment?..

No: TB neck lymphadenitis won't cause infertility but if your tubes are also involved it can cause problems. You should be able to conceive and have healthy babies after finishing treatment. If you have any problems, you doctor should know about the TB. It is a simple test at that point to check for tubal damage. I had TB myself at 16 and have had no problems since. Hope you do as well! ...Read more

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Does TB neck lymphadenitis cause lump on labia majora during 6th month TB treatment? Are they related? Not sexually active.

Should not: The labial lump is not likely to be related to tb, but it may be related to the anti-tb drugs or a totally different, unrelated issue. Bring it up at your follow up at the TB clinic. ...Read more