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dermatopathic lymphadenopathy

 

Definition: enlargement of lymph nodes, with proliferation of pale-staining interdigitating reticulum cells and macrophages containing fat and melanin; secondary to various forms of dermatitis.

Synonym(s): dermatopathic lymphadenitis

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