LAD

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Related to lymphadenopathy: lymphoma, axillary lymphadenopathy, Cervical Lymphadenopathy
AcronymDefinition
LADLeft Anterior Descending (anatomical location of coronary artery)
LADLos Angeles Dodgers (baseball team)
LADLife After Death (gaming clan; music album)
LADLanguage Acquisition Device (brain structure; Chomsky)
LADLeukocyte Adhesion Deficiency
LADLymphadenopathy
LADLeast Absolute Deviation (estimation)
LADLeft Axis Deviation (EKG)
LADLight Aid Detachment
LADLatest Arrival Date
LADLaboratoire Suisse d'Analyse du Dopage
LADLegislative Audit Division (Montana)
LADLuanda, Angola - Fevereiro (Airport Code)
LADLatin America Division (Association of Rotational Molders)
LADLogistics Anchor Desk
LADLiquidated & Ascertained Damages
LADLocal Area Disk
LADLinger And Die (gaming clan)
LADLouisiana Association of the Deaf
LADLinear Application Development
LADLower Anterior Descending artery (graft)
LADLicense Application Design
LADLinear Amplitude Distortion
LADLiquid Agent Detector
LADLong Alcoholic Drink (Ireland and UK)
LADLaunch Assist Device
LADLight Armored Division
LADLaser Acquisition Device
LADLocation Aid Device
LADLocal Attack Detection
LADLogistics Automation Directorate
LADLogistics Assistance Directorate
LADLong Axis Diameter
LADLanding Assist Device
LADLabor Authorization Document
LADLaunch Area Defense
LADLaunch Area(s) Denied (Ballistic Missile Defense System)
LADLyn Aerospace & Defense (Melbourne, FL)
LADLeader Accreditation Department (La Leche League)
LADLimited Authorization Drawing
LADLearning Aim Database (UK)
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Immunological abnormalities and their significance in sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy.
Localised lymphadenopathy, especially of superficial nodes which are only moderately enlarged and soft, particularly in paediatric patients, may indeed be due to reactive lymphadenopathy at a site draining a focus of infection.
A 14 year old Turkish patient with lymphadenopathy without fever and a child mimicking lymphoma were reported previously (10,11).
The differential diagnosis in people with HIV who present with these clinical findings includes many opportunistic infections, persistent generalised lymphadenopathy and lymphoma.
Painful dysphagia in a case of mediastinal tuberculous lymphadenopathy.
Angioimmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma (AILT)/Immunoblastic Lymphadenopathy - Pipeline Review, H2 2012' is built using data and information sourced from Global Markets Direct's proprietary databases, Company/University websites, SEC filings, investor presentations and featured press releases from company/university sites and industry-specific third party sources, put together by Global Markets Direct's team.
Rickettsia slovaca in Dermacentor marginatus and tick-borne lymphadenopathy, Tuscany, Italy.
82%; n = 49), cervical lymphadenopathy with posterior triangle nodes (39%) was the most common; followed by parotid gland cystic enlargement, primarily due to lymphoepithelial cysts (12.
Butler and colleagues were among the first to describe a large number of cases (n = 19) that presented with supraclavicular lymphadenopathy as the initial presentation of meta-static prostate carcinoma.
In these cases, systemic steroid treatment resulted in prompt resolution of the lymphadenopathy and associated edema within 2 months.
In the early 1980s, homosexual men, many of whom had been previously diagnosed with Kaposi sarcoma or an opportunistic infection, were found to have unexplained, persistent generalized lymphadenopathy of unknown cause, which showed hyperplastic features on biopsy.
It is imperative not to miss a treatable or potentially treatable cause for the lymphadenopathy.