What causes lymphadenopathy in HIV infection?

Updated: Sep 07, 2018
  • Author: Jason F Okulicz, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Causes of lymphadenopathy include HIV infection, persistent generalized lymphadenopathy (PGL), mononucleosis, EBV, MAC, TB, CMV, secondary syphilis, toxoplasmosis, histoplasmosis, other fungal diseases, immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) involving various infections, and others.


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