Jay M. Lieberman

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Cat Scratch Disease

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has cat scratch disease? What are the typical findings for this disease? The most common clinical manifestation of cat scratch disease (CSD) is chronic lymphadenopathy. The affected node is often warm, tender, and erythematous (See Figure 1). Fever occurs in approximately half of…

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