Excessive swelling of the lymph nodes
The FNP is examining the lymphatic system of a healthy three year old child. Which finding should the FNP expect?
a. Excessive swelling of the lymph nodes
b. The presence of palpable lymph nodes
c. No nodes palpable because of the immature immune system of a child
d. Fewer numbers and a decrease in size of lymph nodes compared with those of an adult