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Lymphadenopathy 

Lymphadenopathy
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Lymphadenopathy
DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199299676.003.07
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date: 21 September 2018

Introduction 76

History 76

Examination 77

Investigation 78

Lymphadenopathy is a common finding in paediatric practice. The causes of lymphadenopathy are myriad and a systematic approach is necessary.

Lymph nodes expand, becoming palpable and often visible, during the immune system's response to infections.

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