Description: Generalized lymphadenopathy is swollen lymph glands in many areas of the body. Usually this is in response to a body-wide infectious disease such as influenza and will go away once the person has recovered, but sometimes it can persist long-term, even when there is no obvious cause of disease.
DA: 84 PA: 71 MOZ Rank: 97
Description: Persistent generalized lymphadenopathy (PGL) is enlarged, painless, non-tender lymph nodes occurring in a couple of different areas for more than three to six months for which no other reason can be found. This condition occurs frequently in people in the latency period of HIV/AIDS.
DA: 67 PA: 79 MOZ Rank: 66
Description: Lymphadenopathy I. Problem/Condition. See Figure 1. Figure 1. Clinical distribution. Lymphadenopathy may be localized or generalized, but with some overlap. Either category may be benign or malignant.
DA: 22 PA: 87 MOZ Rank: 85
Description: Hodgkin's disease, a type of lymphoma, is just one possible cause of generalized lymphadenopathy, but students sometimes use the following memory device to learn this long list of potential causes: H. Hematologic: Hodgkin’s disease, leukemia, and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
DA: 91 PA: 95 MOZ Rank: 78