Items tagged “lymph nodes”

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High attenuation lymphadenopathy

High attenuation lymphadenopathy has been described with: Kaposi sarcoma 1,6 Castleman disease carcinoid  angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy (AILD) Kimura disease (due to nodal hemorrhage) 6 metastatic hypernephroma (presumed due to nodal hemorrhage) 6 If there is calcification associated...

Intramammary lymph nodes

Intramammary lymph nodes (IMLN) are lymph nodes within the breast tissue. In breast imaging, they generally fall into BIRADS II lesions 7. They can be solitary or multiple. This article discusses normal (physiological) intramammary lymph nodes. Epidemiology Intramammary lymph nodes are seen in...

Axillary nodes

Axillary lymph nodes (LN) are in the axilla and receive lymph from vessels that drain the arm, the walls of the thorax, the breast and the upper walls of the abdomen. Gross anatomy There are five axillary lymph node groups, namely the lateral (humeral), anterior (pectoral), posterior (subscapu...

Fatty lymph node metaplasia

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 03 Nov 2011
50% complete

Lymphatic drainage of the upper limb

Lymphatic drainage of the upper limb is via series of deep and superficial channels that ultimately drain into the axillary lymph nodes.  Gross anatomy Lymph from the hand and forearm drain from lymphatic plexuses via superficial channels that accompany the basilic and cephalic veins to a seri...

Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Mario Javier Ordoñez Franco
Published 24 Jun 2015
77% complete

Perinephric renal lymphoma

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Maria Ana Serrado
Published 02 Nov 2016
98% complete
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