The following Conditions are related to Swollen glands

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  • Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

    There is no cure for Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, but antiviral medications can help manage symptoms and reduce the severity of the infection. These medications may include ganciclovir, valganciclovir, foscarnet, and cidofovir. Treatment is typically recommended for individuals with weakened immune systems or severe symptoms. It is important to consult with a healthcare provider for proper diagnosis and treatment recommendations.  Read More

  • Diphtheria

    Diphtheria is caused by the bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae. The bacteria release toxins that can cause a thick, gray coating to form in the throat and nose, making it difficult to breathe and swallow. Diphtheria is highly contagious and is spread through respiratory droplets from coughing or sneezing. Other causes of diphtheria include poor hygiene, overcrowded living conditions, and lack of immunization.  Read More