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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

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Does Tb neck lymphadenitis spread to the genital area during 6th month treatment? Can TB lymphadenitis cause lymph node swelling on labia majora?

Does Tb neck lymphadenitis spread to the genital area during 6th month treatment? Can TB lymphadenitis cause lymph node swelling on labia majora?

Noy usually: However, any lymph node infection has the ptoential to travel throughout the body, the genital area is not common: get screened for opportinitistic infections and STDs. ...Read more

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Can staph areus throat infection can cause lymphadenitis? Or fever will surily occur or not?

Can staph areus throat infection can cause lymphadenitis? Or fever will surily occur or not?

Yes: Tonsillitis can be from many other bacteria other than Strep. We do throat culture for Strep because untreated Strep tonsillitis can cause Rheumatic Heart disease and kidney damage. Fever and tender enlarged neck nodes can occur with bacterial or viral tonsillitis and pharyngitis. ...Read more

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My wife has been detected with reactive lymphadenitis in her left side neck. What does it mean and what is the treatment?

My wife has been detected with reactive lymphadenitis in her left side neck. What does it mean and what is the treatment?

Lymphadentitis: This common problem is an infection or inflammation of the lymph node. This usually comes after one has been fighting off an infection. In general these situations require antibiotics and time to heal. ...Read more

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Reactive lymphadenitis neck gland treatment?

Reactive lymphadenitis neck gland treatment?

Observation & workup: If it is proven by biopsy, close observation for development of lymphomas. ...Read more

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Can tuberculosis neck lymphadenitis become active or continue to spread to other organs of the body during treatment?

TB stays put: Tuberculosis generally will not spread to other organ systems during treatment, as long as you are infected with a strain that is sensitive to the medications that have been prescribed. If your neck mass becomes larger, if other masses appear, or if you have persistent fevers, respiratory symptoms or weight loss, I would consult with your tuberculosis doctor. ...Read more

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My uncle have lymph node on neck after diagnosis report shows "tuberculous lymphadenitis" what does that mean is it dangerous..?

My uncle have lymph node on neck after diagnosis report shows "tuberculous lymphadenitis" what does that mean is it dangerous..?

TB: Doesn't sound good. He needs to be worked up for tuberculosis and needs immediate treatment. Also all filybets that have come in contact with him need to tested and treated. Particularly the ones that live with him. ...Read more

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My frnd 25 female diagnosed with granulomatous lymphadenitis. Tests done were FNAC of the lymphnodes in the neck region. Is it TB? Is it cureable?

My frnd 25 female diagnosed with granulomatous lymphadenitis. Tests done were FNAC of the lymphnodes in the neck region. Is it TB? Is it cureable?

Yes Curable: Most likely it is tuberculous lymphadenitis of neck, in India is very common. During FNA will send for cultures, look for AFB (TB bacteria), once diagnosis established treatment will be simple by medication. Unlike common pulmonary TB this is not contagious by coughing etc Don't worry ...Read more

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Can Neck TB lymphadenitis damage fallopian tubes and fertility?

TB lymphadenitis: Hi, not until your genitourinary systems has been involved, if the involvement has been in the neck then no. ...Read more