Sea-Blue histiocytosis

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Sea-Blue histiocytosis

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The terms "Sea-Blue histiocytosis" returned 11 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pulmonary involvement in sea-blue histiocytosis.
 

Author(s): Ersin Günay, Selma Fırat Güven, Zafer Aktaş, Tuğrul Sipit, Yetkin Ağaçkıran, Hakan Ertürk

Journal: Tuberk Toraks. 2012 ;60(2):176-9.

 

Sea-blue histiocytosis is one of the six types of Niemann-Pick disease. It is characterized by childhood onset of hepatosplenomegaly, lack of neurological involvement and diminished sphingomyelinase activity. Pulmonary system is rarely involved sea-blue histiocytosis. In this paper, ...

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2012

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[A case of a Korean adult affected by type B Niemann-Pick disease: secondary sea-blue histiocytosis and molecular characterization].
 

Author(s): Young-Uk Cho, Jeong Don Chae, Won Mi Lee, Jeong Joo Woo, Hong Bock Lee, Soo Jung Gong, Chan-Jeoung Park, Gu-Hwan Kim, Han-Wook Yoo

Journal: Korean J Lab Med. 2009 Apr;29(2):97-103.

 

Niemann-Pick disease (NPD) is an inherited metabolic disorder caused by a deficiency of the enzyme acid sphingomyelinase coded by SMPD1 gene. In contrast with type A NPD, a severe neurodegenerative disease of infancy, type B NPD patients have little or no neurodegeneration, and frequently ...

Last Updated: 4 May 2009

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Secondary sea-blue histiocytosis derived from Niemann-Pick disease.
 

Author(s): Osamu Suzuki, Masafumi Abe

Journal: J Clin Exp Hematop. 2007 Apr;47(1):19-21.

 

Sea-blue histiocytosis is a rare disorder seen in patients with lipid metabolic or ceroid storage diseases. Sea-blue histiocytes are ceroid-laden macrophages detectable by May-Giemsa staining. We report a case of a 28-year-old woman diagnosed with Niemann-Pick disease at 2 or 3 years ...

Last Updated: 18 May 2007

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