Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/125872
Title:
Kikuchi disease in a child.
Authors:
Hassan, K; Shahid, M; Connolly, K; Cassidy, M
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatrics, Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. drkhahag@yahoo.com
Citation:
Kikuchi disease in a child. 2010, 103 (3):84-5 Ir Med J
Journal:
Irish medical journal
Issue Date:
Mar-2010
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/125872
PubMed ID:
20666073
Abstract:
Kikuchi disease, also called histocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis or focal histiocytic lymphadenitis, is a rare, idiopathic and generally self limited cause of lymphadenitis. It was first described in 1972 in Japan. The most common clinical manifestation is cervical lymphadenopathy with or without systemic symptoms & signs. It almost always runs a benign course and resolves in several weeks to months.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Child; Diagnosis, Differential; Female; Histiocytic Necrotizing Lymphadenitis; Humans
ISSN:
0332-3102

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorHassan, Ken
dc.contributor.authorShahid, Men
dc.contributor.authorConnolly, Ken
dc.contributor.authorCassidy, Men
dc.date.accessioned2011-03-28T14:41:48Z-
dc.date.available2011-03-28T14:41:48Z-
dc.date.issued2010-03-
dc.identifier.citationKikuchi disease in a child. 2010, 103 (3):84-5 Ir Med Jen
dc.identifier.issn0332-3102-
dc.identifier.pmid20666073-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/125872-
dc.description.abstractKikuchi disease, also called histocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis or focal histiocytic lymphadenitis, is a rare, idiopathic and generally self limited cause of lymphadenitis. It was first described in 1972 in Japan. The most common clinical manifestation is cervical lymphadenopathy with or without systemic symptoms & signs. It almost always runs a benign course and resolves in several weeks to months.-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subject.meshChild-
dc.subject.meshDiagnosis, Differential-
dc.subject.meshFemale-
dc.subject.meshHistiocytic Necrotizing Lymphadenitis-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.titleKikuchi disease in a child.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Paediatrics, Portiuncula Hospital, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. drkhahag@yahoo.comen
dc.identifier.journalIrish medical journalen
dc.description.provinceConnacht-

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