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Research & Reviews  60 results

Capillaria hepatica (syn. Calodium hepaticum) as a Cause of Asymptomatic Liver Mass.
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Manor U, Doviner V et. al.

May 18th, 2021 - Capillaria hepatica (syn. Calodium hepaticum) is a parasitic nematode of rodents, rarely infecting humans. An asymptomatic Israeli adult male with extensive travel history was diagnosed with a liver mass on routine post-thymectomy follow-up. Imagi...

Otologic Manifestations of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis: A Systematic Review.
Otolaryngology--head and Neck Surgery : Official Journal ... Chen T, Ashman PE et. al.

May 5th, 2021 - To perform a systematic review to investigate common otologic manifestations of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, the incidence of these findings, methods for diagnosis, as well as medical and surgical management. PubMed/MEDLINE, Embase, and Cochrane...

Riga-Fede disease: a mimicker of malignancy.
BMJ Case Reports; Lakshmanan S, Venkataraman S et. al.

Mar 20th, 2021 - Riga-Fede disease (RFD), also known as traumatic eosinophilic granuloma, is a benign inflammatory condition of the oral cavity that may mimic a malignant tumour. It's a rare condition mainly reported in infants. We present a unique case report of ...

Vertebra Plana in Children May Result from Etiologies Other Than Eosinophilic Granuloma.
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research; Baky F, Milbrandt TA et. al.

Jul 16th, 2020 - Vertebra plana in children is a diagnostic dilemma for orthopaedic surgeons. This radiographic finding sometimes has been said to be pathognomonic for eosinophilic granuloma (Langerhans cell histiocytosis); however, vertebra plana may also be caus...

Angiomatoid Fibrous Histiocytoma Mimicking Eosinophilic Granuloma in a Pediatric Patient.
World Neurosurgery; Zheng X, Han FG et. al.

Jun 25th, 2019 - Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma (AFH) is a rare low-grade malignant tumor mainly occurring in soft tissues, and its incidence in the bones is extremely rare. Although most of the existing reports focus on the pathological features of AFH, only a ...

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News  3 results

Multifocal Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis in an Adult

Dec 3rd, 2015 - Eosinophilic granuloma represents less than 1% of all bone tumors, and adult presentation is very rare. The differential diagnosis of lytic bone lesions is broad and includes metastatic carcinoma, lymphoma/myeloma, osteomyelitis, osteoblastoma, an.

Gout Causing Isolated Sesamoid Destruction Mimicking a Neoplastic Process

Sep 30th, 2015 - Isolated sesamoid lesions are rare, with few isolated case reports in the literature. Benign and malignant lesions appear most often in the metatarsals, with the calcaneus being the second most commonly afflicted site.

A Boy With a Right Orbital Mass

Feb 28th, 2013 - Discussion LCH is an uncommon disorder characterized by the clonal proliferation of Langerhans cells, a type of histiocyte such as the macrophage and dendritic cell. It has a greater propensity to affect males and children between 2 and 4 years of...

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