A rare case: Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease


Pehlivanlar Kucuk M., Bekta Saksoy H., Ozsu S. S. , ÇOBANOĞLU Ü. , ÖZLÜ T.

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.65, no.4, pp.337-341, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/tt.40395
  • Title of Journal : TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Page Numbers: pp.337-341

Abstract

Kikuchi-Fujimoto's disease (CFD) is a disease that usually exhibits self-limited benign lymph node involvement. Etiology of illness is not fully understood. Differential diagnosis should be performed well because lymph node involvement can be confused with lymphoma type diseases. A 35-year-old male patient with weakness, joint aches, fever, loss of appetite, weight loss, night sweating symptoms presented with the literature.