Enfermedad por arañazo de gato

La enfermedad por arañazo de gato es una enfermedad infecciosa asociada con arañazos de gato, mordidas o exposición a la saliva de este animal, que produce inflamación crónica de los ganglios linfáticos. Esta condición es posiblemente la causa más común de inflamación crónica de los ganglios linfáticos en los niños.Enfermedad por arañazo de gato

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Last reviewed 8/14/2012 by Linda Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine; David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital.

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