What is the definition of Lymphofollicular Hyperplasia?

Lymphofollicular hyperplasia is an increase in the number of cells found in lymph node. These follicles contain normal white blood cells called lymphocytes. Your body produces more lymphocytes to help prevent bacteria, viruses, and other types of germs from entering the bloodstream.

What are the alternative names for Lymphofollicular Hyperplasia?

Lymphadenopathy; Lymphofollicular hypertrophy

Lymphatic system


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  • Condition: Tracheobronchial Tuberculosis in Children
  • Journal: Zhonghua er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of pediatrics
  • Treatment Used: Transbronchial Cryotherapy
  • Number of Patients: 10
  • Published —
The study researched the use of transbronchial cryotherapy for tracheobronchial tuberculosis in children.
  • Journal: Journal of medical case reports
  • Published —
Atypical involvement of central nervous system in classic Hodgkin lymphoma: a case report.