Medial epitrochlear lymphadenopathy

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pain just proximal to medial aspect of elbow - 15 days. O/E palpable small nodule. Referred for ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 35 yrs
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Few nodes with hyperechoic enlarged hila and thin cortex are noted in subcutenoous fat. Hilar vascularity is preserved. Perinodal fat is echogenic. No collection is noted. No other soft tissue mass is noted. No RIGHT axillary lymphadenopathy is noted.

Case Discussion

Findings favour epitrochlear lymadenitis with perinodal cellulitis.

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Case information

rID: 24233
Case created: 2nd Aug 2013
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
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