Cavitary mesenteric lymph node syndrome

Cavitary mesenteric lymph node syndrome (CMNLS) is seen in association with coeliac disease and is characterised by the triad of:

  • splenic atrophy 
  • low-attenuation lymphadenopathy that sometimes contains fat-fluid levels
  • villous atrophy
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rID: 21510
Section: Syndromes
Tags: stub, refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cavitating mesenteric lymphnode syndrome
  • Cavitating mesenteric lymphnode syndrome (CMLNS)
  • Cavitary lymph node syndrome
  • Cavitary mesenteric lymph node syndrome

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