Small amounts of microbes in hittinglymph node dies quickly. If the infection is severe, inflamed lymph node itself. Lymphadenitis in this case is a complication of local purulent-inflammatory diseases. This disease often occurs when boils, carbuncles, erysipelas, osteomyelitis, thrombophlebitis, venous ulcers, and others.
Inflammation lymph node indicatesbegan the spread of infection beyond the primary tumor. If the process is progressing, it included the next lymph nodes and tissues around them. Such pyo-inflammatory diseases, lymphadenitis complicated, often accompanied by headache, weakness, malaise, fever. In this case, you should consult a doctor.
When angina, exacerbation of chronic tonsillitis,dental inflammations in the oral cavity is often increased submandibular lymph nodes. Such lymphadenitis accompanying obvious acute diseases caused by staphylococci, streptococci and so on., Are to cure the underlying disease. Sometimes, if the lymph nodes are enlarged, the patient is prescribed UHF (these procedures have an antimicrobial effect and accelerate the absorption of edema).
The term "king's evil" has long been out of use, andpreviously designated tuberculosis of the lymph nodes (usually cervical). Generally, this disease affects children. Village children growing up in nature, as well as the city of wealthy families, rarely sick scrofula. The situation was different in the environment of the urban poor.
Scrofula relates to specific lymphadenitis,caused by chronic, rarer and more difficult to treat infections -. tuberculosis, actinomycotic, etc. A characteristic feature of tuberculous lymphadenitis - multiple enlarged lymph nodes of various sizes located in one place, sometimes soldered together. In tuberculosis, in addition, there are severe weakness and sweating. Most often affects the neck, submandibular or axillary lymph nodes.
When uncertainty makes the diagnosis X-raystudies of the chest, ultrasound, endoscopy (bronchoscopy for example), sit sputum, urine on the Koch bacillus (tubercle bacillus), do Mantoux test. Of particular importance in the diagnosis of a "banked samples" Mantoux test results change over time.
Actinomycosis - a fungal infection caused by actinomycetes. Their disputes are common in nature, and sometimes into the lungs of people living in rural areas and are engaged in agriculture.
The response from the lymph nodes, and is accompanied by anumber of acute infectious diseases, such as infectious mononucleosis. The disease is long, wavy. It is characterized by sore throat, swollen lymph nodes, the typical changes in the clinical analysis of blood. Accurate diagnosis is made by means of special tests for mononucleosis. If necessary, they are taken in a regular clinic.
If increased nuchal with SARSlymph nodes and had the feeling of sand in the eyes, tearing, photophobia, - these displays are indirect signs that SARS is caused by adenovirus infection. It is important. Adenovirus is large, contains DNA. There is evidence that such viruses (as opposed to small) are some sulfa drugs.
Swollen lymph nodes and iersenioze- Infections caused by specific germs ierseniyami. According to statistics, one out of 25 cases of intestinal disorders - it iersenioz. Initially, the disorder is similar to SARS, later appear intestinal symptoms. In most cases, the source of infection ierseniozom - rats and mice living in the vegetable stores. Their feces containing the bacteria get to the vegetables and fruits. Then they multiply on the fruit, especially moist, wrinkled and rotten.
Accurate diagnosis in this case put hematologist -a specialist in blood diseases. The treatment of such diseases in our time gives good results for decades, patients keep working. It is important to start it.
Treat yourself, especially warmarea enlarged lymph node, without knowing the reasons for his change, it is impossible. In tuberculosis and cancer process, this leads to the spread of the disease. For this reason, it is impossible at the incomprehensible increase of lymph nodes to use folk remedies, such as herbs, charges having limfogonnym (lymph drainage) effect. It can also contribute to the further spread of the pathological process.