Issue N# 3 - 2015
Kikuchi Fujimoto, one case report and review of the literature
Authors : Kharoubi S. (Annaba)
Ref. : Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol. 2015;136,3:125-128.
Article published in french
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Histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis, Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease is characterized by chronic cervical lymphadenopathy associated with fever. The pathogenesis is unknown and she can make many and different clinical aspect. Para clinical evaluation not contribuate to the diagnosis and it requires pathological exam after adenectomy (para cortical necrosis and nuclear histiocytic caryorrhexie ). Evolution is often favorable with the possibility of occurrence in time of systemic lupus erythematosus.
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