Kimura disease

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What is Kimura disease?

Kimura disease is a chronic inflammatory condition characterized as enlarged lymph node or subcutaneous swelling in the head or neck region. Controversy exists about the naming and definition of this condition, in conjunction with angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia.

Common symptoms reported by people with Kimura disease

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with Kimura disease

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Compare treatments taken by people with Kimura disease

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Who has Kimura disease on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 0
40s 0
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

0% Female
100% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from Kimura disease patients who have completed their condition history
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