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What is the cause of lymph nodes leakage or drainage?

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what is the cause of lymph nodes leakage or drainage?

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Where is the leaking lymph node situated?
Any significant past medical illness?

Since when is the drainage?

Were any investigations done?

Since you are offline, I am writing the answer. We can discuss it further once you are online, if you have any follow up questions.

A leaking of draining lymph node is called as sinus. The causes can be;

1) Tuberculosis
2) Actinomycosis
3) Crohn's disease.

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