What conditions should be considered in the differential diagnosis of lymphangitis?

Updated: Dec 17, 2018
  • Author: Raymond D Pitetti, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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Conditions to consider in the differential diagnosis of lymphangitis include the following:

  • Contact dermatitis

  • Cellulitis

  • Septic thrombophlebitis

  • Superficial thrombophlebitis

  • Necrotizing fasciitis

  • Myositis

  • Sporotrichosis


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