Lymph nodes - not lymphoma
Infectious / parasitic disorders

Topic Completed: 1 June 2013

Revised: 1 February 2019, last major update June 2013

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PubMed Search: Corynebacteria lymph nodes

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Cite this page: DePond W. Corynebacteria. website. Accessed February 21st, 2019.
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