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Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease: A Rare Case Report from Nepal
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  • Rahul Rauniyar,
  • Kshitiz Acharya,
  • Aman Mishra,
  • Nibesh Pathak,
  • Gajendra Chaudhary,
  • Puja Bhandari,
  • Prabin Gaire
Rahul Rauniyar
Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education
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Kshitiz Acharya
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Aman Mishra
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Nibesh Pathak
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Gajendra Chaudhary
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Puja Bhandari
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Prabin Gaire
Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine
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Abstract

Kikuchi-Fujimoto Disease (KFD), also called histiocytic necrotizing lymphadenitis, is a rare benign self-limiting condition, commonly characterized by cervical lymphadenopathy and fever. KFD must be included in the differential diagnoses of lymphadenopathy. Clinicians and pathologists should be aware of the occurrence of this entity, for early diagnosis.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

06 Jul 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
08 Jul 2021Assigned to Editor
08 Jul 2021Submission Checks Completed
08 Aug 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
29 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 Sep 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor