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Diagnosis and Treatment of Cervical Lymphadenitis from a Standpoint of Infectious Disease Specialists
Joon Young Song, M.D. and Hee Jin Cheong, M.D.
Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Vol.40 Num.2 (p76~82)
Cervical lymphadenitis is one of the common causes which make the patients visit the outpatient clinic. Extensive differential diagnoses are required to identify causative illness including viral or bacterial infection, Kikuchi몊 disease, tuberculosis, etc. In this review, several important key points are discussed with regards to clinical course, pathological diagnosis and treatment in patients with cervical lymphadenitis.
Keywords : Cervical lymphadenitis, Pathology, Treatment