Disseminated Kikuchi Disease Associated with Hemophagocytic Syndrome in an Infant: Whole-Body MRI

Department of Radiology, Seoul St. Mary's Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul 137-701, Republic of Korea.
The Indian Journal of Pediatrics (Impact Factor: 0.87). 11/2010; 78(5):616-9. DOI: 10.1007/s12098-010-0289-5
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We report a case of disseminated Kikuchi disease (KD) associated with Hemophagocytic syndrome (HS) in a 9-month-old boy with recurrent fever and tender cervical and inguinal lymphadenopathy. Disseminated necrotizing lymphadenopathies can be observed on whole-body MR imaging.

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