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Original Research Article

Year: 2017 | Month: Aug | Volume: 7 | Issue: 8 | Pages: 72-77

Histopathological Analysis of Superficial Lymph Adenopathy in Tertiary Care Hospital

Dr.Visalakshi P1, Dr. Rajeswari P2, Dr.  Malliga S1,  Sivagangai2

1Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, Govt Sivagangai Medical College,
2Associate Professor, IRT Perundurai Medical College, Perundurai,

Corresponding Author: Dr. Visalakshi P


Lymph node enlargement is very common clinical problem l.  It can occur in any age group and any site of the body. Detailed clinical history for signs and symptoms, size of lymph nodes, presence of generalized lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly help to arrive at provisional diagnosis. Various methods are available to examine the superficial lymph nodes like Fine needle aspiration Cytology, But His to pathological examination is a gold standard technique to evaluate the neoplastic and non neoplastic causes.  Aim of this study is to statistically analyse the incidence of lymph node lesions in cervical region, axilla, and inguinal region in and around Madurai, Tamil Nadu.

Key words: superficial lymph adenopathy, histopathology, analysis.

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