A 24-year-old Japanese woman presented with left cervical lymphadenopathy for one week. The node was nontender and painless. She had a low-grade fever but was otherwise asymptomatic. The lymph node biopsy showed extensive necrosis (Figs. 82.1, 82.2, 82.3, and 82.4)
KeywordsHistiocytic Necrotizing Lymphadenitis Papular Rash Uninvolved Area Histiocytic Marker Japanese Pathologist
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