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Got diognosed with benign generalized lymphoadapthy. Doc said bc their soft and not growing their fine. But i'm scared. Is this true?
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Dr. Reid Blackwelder
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Sounds like you did the right thing by being evaluated.
Many causes of lymphadenopathy exist, but generalized selling suggests a systemic problem. I am sure your physician explored viral illnesses like mono and CMV or lymphomas, tb, autoimmune processes, etc. Persistent generalized lymphadenopathy is a recognized condition in which the nodes have no apparent cause. Best to keep close follow-up tho.

In brief: Can be
Sounds like you did the right thing by being evaluated.
Many causes of lymphadenopathy exist, but generalized selling suggests a systemic problem. I am sure your physician explored viral illnesses like mono and CMV or lymphomas, tb, autoimmune processes, etc. Persistent generalized lymphadenopathy is a recognized condition in which the nodes have no apparent cause. Best to keep close follow-up tho.
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