Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
Infectious / parasitic disorders
Corynebacteria




Topic Completed: 1 June 2013

Revised: 1 February 2019, last major update June 2013

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Definition / general
  • C. ovis is associated with sheep contact in rural Australia
  • Can cause cervical adenopathy with mild constitutional symptoms and necrotizing granulomas in lymph nodes
  • Small gram positive organism
Case reports