The clinical recognition of diffuse lymphadenopathy generates a variety of important differential diagnostic considerations. We describe a woman with severe hypertriglyceridemia (type V hyperlipidemia) associated with diffuse lymphadenopathy. This association has not been described previously and should be included in the differential diagnosis of diffuse lymphadenopathy.
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