Kwame Asante

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Kimura's Disease (Kimura Disease, subcutaneous eosinophilic lymphoid granuloma, inflammatory angiomatous nodule, atypical pyogenic granuloma, eosinophilic hyperplastic lymphogranuloma, eosinophilic granuloma of lymph node and soft tissue, eosinophilic lymphfolliculoid granuloma of soft tissue, eosinophilic lymphofolliculosis)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? What you should be alert for in the history Kimura’s disease (also referred to as subcutaneous eosinophilic lymphoid granuloma) can be diagnosed with confidence under the right clinical context in endemic populations. It typically presents as painless soft tissue nodules (1-10cm in diameter). Small pink to red papules can…

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