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dermatopathic lymphadenitis

MedGen UID: 124427 Concept ID: C0272398

Wednesday 27 July 2022

Dermatopathic lymphadenopathy; Dermatopathic Lymphadenopathy; Lipomelanotic reticuloendothelial cell hyperplasia


Definition : Regional lymph node enlargement with a distinctive reactive process that is characterized by paracortical hyperplasia composed of interdigitating dendritic cells, Langerhans cells, macrophages containing melanin pigment, and small T-cells, due to chronic inflammatory skin disease.


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