Etiological study of lymphadenopathy in HIV-infected patients in a tertiary care hospital

@inproceedings{Nag2016EtiologicalSO,
  title={Etiological study of lymphadenopathy in HIV-infected patients in a tertiary care hospital},
  author={Dipanwita Roy Nag and Sumedha Dey and Ayandip Nandi and Ranjana Bandyopadhyay and Debjani Roychowdhury and Raja Roy},
  booktitle={Journal of cytology},
  year={2016}
}
INTRODUCTION Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection has become a global pandemic. Persistent generalized lymphadenopathy (PGL) is very common manifestation of HIV infection. Moreover, different opportunistic infections such as tuberculosis (TB) and malignancies may present with lymphadenopathy. Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infection is most common with cluster of differentiation (CD)4+ count ≤50 cells/μL. Fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) offers a simple and effective modality… CONTINUE READING