ⓘ Mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis

                                     

ⓘ Mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis

The disease mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis, also known as scrofula and historically as kings evil, involves a lymphadenitis of the cervical lymph nodes associated with tuberculosis as well as nontuberculous mycobacteria.

                                     
  • species of Mycobacterium. It is the most common cause of mycobacterial cervical lymphadenitis in children. It is sometimes included in the MAIS group
  • Similarly, the term lymphadenitis refers to inflammation of a lymph node, but often it is used as a synonym of lymphadenopathy. Cervical lymphadenopathy is
  • profile triple - mycolate pattern Pathogenesis occurs in cervical lymph nodes lymphadenitis in immunocompetent patients. Its biosafety level is not