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Research & Reviews  68 results

Benign Gastric Tumors

Oct 28th, 2021 - Practice Essentials The majority of benign gastric tumors are asymptomatic, but in very rare cases, they present with epigastric pain, gastric outlet obstruction, and bleeding. Adenomatous polyps have a truly neoplastic behavior with the potential...

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 ...

Pulmonary Eosinophilia

Dec 10th, 2020 - Background Pulmonary diseases associated with tissue and/or blood eosinophilia are a heterogeneous group of disorders. Various nosologies have been offered, but this article classifies these syndromes as extrinsic or intrinsic in origin. Some synd...

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News  5 results

Radiotherapy in the Modern Era in the Management of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

Dec 5th, 2020 - Rupen Garg, BS EXPERT'S PERSPECTIVE: Bradford Hoppe, MD, MPH Associate Professor, University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute Why is this article contemporary? One concern for utilizing radiotherapy (RT) is the potential for toxicity,...

Traumatic Ulcerative Granuloma With Stromal Eosinophilia: A Malignant-Appearing Benign Lesion
Jason N. Butler, DO, Todd T. Kobayashi, MD

Aug 24th, 2017 - Traumatic ulcerative granuloma with stromal eosinophilia (TUGSE) is an uncommon, benign, self-limited condition that is restricted to the oral mucosa, most commonly seen in the fifth to seventh decades of life. 1-3 The pathogenesis of TUGSE is unkn.

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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