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Definition

Lymphofollicular hyperplasia is an increase in the size of the lymph node follicles. These follicles contain normal white blood cells called lymphocytes. Your body produces more lymphocytes to help prevent bacteria, viruses, and other types of germs from entering the bloodstream.

See also:

  • Lymphadenitis and lymphangitis
  • Lymphoid hyperplasia

Alternative Names

Lymphadenopathy; Lymphofollicular hypertrophy

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