Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.


Swollen Glands (axillary) 30 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 30 conditions that can cause Swollen Glands (axillary).

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Swollen Glands (axillary).
  1. Animal Bites
  2. Arm Cellulitis
  3. Breast Disease
  4. Spider Bites
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Swollen Glands (axillary).
  1. Breast Cancer
  2. Cat Bites
  3. Dog Bites
  4. Mastitis
  5. Mononucleosis
  6. Postpartum Infection
There are 6 uncommon conditions that can cause Swollen Glands (axillary).
  1. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  2. Herpetic Whitlow
  3. Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  4. HIV Infection
  5. Human Bite
  6. Rodent Bites
There are 14 rare conditions that can cause Swollen Glands (axillary).
  1. Anthrax
  2. Breast Cancer in Males
  3. Burkitt Lymphoma
  4. Cat Scratch Disease
  5. Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  6. Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia
  7. Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma
  8. Elephantiasis Filarial
  9. Hairy Cell Leukemia
  10. Histoplasmosis
  11. Hodgkin's Disease
  12. Leukemia
  13. Lymphoma
  14. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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