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2 groin lymph nodes excised both dermatopathic lymphadenitis. Now another prominent one in groin and bruising only in right leg. Bruising comes&shoes?

2 groin lymph nodes excised both dermatopathic lymphadenitis. Now another prominent one in groin and bruising only in right leg. Bruising comes&shoes?

Lymphadenitis only??: Get a second opinion on the slide review and have a hematology consult exam you completely. Hopefully everything all will work out in the end. ...Read more

Dr. Melissa Gowans
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Ecchymoses (Definition)

Ecchymoses are bruises. Bruises are purple or red collections of blood under the skin that appear after blood vessels in the skin break, causing the blood to spread through the tissues ...Read more


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What do they do with inflamed lymph nodes ?

What do they do with inflamed lymph nodes ?

You might be checked: for signs of infection. Do you do self-breast exams? That is important. Take care. ...Read more

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I constantly have very inflamed lymph nodes. Could this be a sign of something serious?

I constantly have very inflamed lymph nodes. Could this be a sign of something serious?

Monitoring Centers: The lymphatic system absorbs and carries things too big to go into the arteries and veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. The lymph nodes "taste" the lymph to see if anything bad is there like bacteria, viruses, cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. ...Read more

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Coxarthrosis can lead to inflamed lymph nodes in the groin?

Coxarthrosis can lead to inflamed lymph nodes in the groin?

Don't think so: Coxarthritis is a very common type of arthritis. It usually does not cause lymphadenopathy (swelling of lymph nodes). If this persists, go see your doctor. ...Read more

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Help please! could breastfeeding cause inflamed lymph nodes?

Help please! could breastfeeding cause inflamed lymph nodes?

Breast Feeding: No, if there is breast infection abscess, it can cause inflamed lymph nodes under the armpit. Nipple can become sore sometimes and get secondarily infected, sometimes the child bites (after having teeth) which can get infected causing lymph node swelling. ...Read more

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Can having a tetanus shot cause swollen or inflamed lymph nodes?

Can having a tetanus shot cause swollen or inflamed lymph nodes?

Very unlikely: Swollen lymph nodes must be coincidental finding. ...Read more

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Is there a difference between inflamed lymph nodes & general glands? I have puffy glands in my upper thighs, armpit, behind knees but no sign of nodes

Is there a difference between inflamed lymph nodes & general glands? I have puffy glands in my upper thighs, armpit, behind knees but no sign of nodes

Lymphadenopathy: Your question is difficult to interpret. Don't know what you are distinguishing between "glands" and "nodes". These need to be seen and examined by a doctor in order to be correctly diagnosed. Good luck. ...Read more

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Dr. Melissa Gowans
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Bruising (Definition)

Bruises may occur over skin that is injured. Bruising from very minor injury can be a sign ...Read more