Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Tropical Bubo Evaluation

The evaluation of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) begins with a history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with lymphogranuloma venereum may include:

Tests are necessary to make the diagnosis of lymphogranuloma venereum.

Tests that may be used to evaluate lymphogranuloma venereum include:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Tropical Bubo References
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