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Conditions and Diseases
Is lymphadenitis contagious?
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Is cervical lymphadenitis contagious?
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What are the medicines can cure the lymphadenitis?
In patients with lymphadenitis, treatment depends on the causative agent and may include the following: * Antimicrobial therapy * Expectant management: Catscratch disease is usually benign and self-limited and generally does not require treatment with antibiotics. * Chemotherapy * Radiotherapy Treatment for lymphadenitis may include: * Rest * Warm compresses * Elevation of the affected area * Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain: o Ibuprofen o Naproxen o Ketoprofen * Narcotic pain medication * Antibiotic therapy for lymphadenitis * Surgery for lymphadenitis: * Needle aspiration for lymphadenitis: o Removing infected fluid from the lymph gland with a needle * Incision and drainage for lymphadenitis.