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suppurative granuloma

Monday 26 April 2004

tuberculoid granuloma with central suppuration, suppurative tuberculoid granuloma, suppurative granuloma; suppurative epithelioid granuloma; abscess-forming granulomatous lymphadenitis

Etiology

- chalazion
- chronic granulomatous disease (MIM.306400)
- bacterial infections

  • cat scratch disease
  • lymphogranuloma venereum
  • tularemia
  • Yersinia infection
  • actinomycosis

- mycobacterial infection
- fungal infections

  • blastomycosis
  • nocardiosis

Links

- http://granuloma.homestead.com/suppurative.html

See also

- Granulomas

References

- Abscess-forming granulomatous lymphadenitis: histological typing of suppurative granulomas and clinicopathological findings with special reference to cat scratch disease. Kojima M, Nakamura S, Hosomura Y, Shimizu K, Kurabayashi Y, Itoh H, Yoshida K, Ohno Y, Kaneko A, Asano S, et al. Acta Pathol Jpn. 1993 Jan-Feb;43(1-2):11-7.

- Suppurative lesions without prominent epithelioid cell response in abscess-forming granulomatous lymphadenitis. Kojima M, Nakamura S, Kurabayashi Y, Itoh H, Yoshida K, Asano S, Suchi T, Joshita T. Pathol Res Pract. 1995 Nov;191(11):1072-77.

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