Xanthogranuloma

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Xanthogranuloma

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Histiocytosis Association

The Histiocytosis Association is dedicated to raising awareness about histiocytic disorders, providing educational and emotional support, and funding research leading to better treatments and a cure.

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Histiocytosis Association

The Histiocytosis Association is dedicated to raising awareness about histiocytic disorders, providing educational and emotional support, and funding research leading to better treatments and a cure.

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Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Xanthogranuloma" returned 75 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Xanthogranuloma of the Sellar Region.
 

Author(s): Cong-Xin Dai, Xiao-Shuang Guo, Xiao-Hai Liu, Xin-Jie Bao, Ming Feng, Ding-Rong Zhong, Wen-Bin Ma, Ren-Zhi Wang, Yong Yao

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2017 01;130(2):249-250.

 

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2017

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Xanthogranuloma in the heavily irradiated low neck in a patient with head and neck cancer.
 

Author(s): Lisa Singer, Sarah M Calkins, Andrew E Horvai, William R Ryan, Sue S Yom

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Head and neck cancer is often managed with a combination of surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy, and skin toxicity is not uncommon. Xanthogranuloma is a pathological finding resulting from an inflammatory reaction that has not been previously reported following head and neck ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2016

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Puzzle histiocytosis (solitary mononuclear xanthogranuloma with LCH component). A case report.
 

Author(s): Katarzyna Woszczyna-Mleczko, Artur Kowalik, Agnieszka Harazin-Lechowska, Piotr Bobkiewicz, Andrzej Marszałek, Janusz Ryś

Journal: Pol J Pathol. ;67(4):415-420.

 

We report a case of 40-year-old Caucasian man presented with an asymptomatic nodule localized on his arm. The puzzle histiocytosis composed of juvenile xanthogranuloma and Langerhans cell histiocytosis was diagnosed. The results of immunohistochemical studies confirm the dual character ...

Last Updated: 26 May 2017

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The terms "Xanthogranuloma" returned 17 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[A case of chronic expanding hematoma with xanthogranuloma in retroperitoneal space].
 

Author(s): Masashi Kubota, Toru Kanno, Ryuichi Nishiyama, Takashi Okada, Yoshihito Higashi, Hitoshi Yamada

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2015 Apr;61(4):159-62.

 

Chronic expanding hematoma (CEH), which is defined as persistent hematoma manifesting as enlarging space-occupying mass, rarely occurs in the retroperitoneal space. Here, we report a case of retroperitoneal CEH with xanthogranulama. A 72-year-old man with a history of genuine polycythemia ...

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2015

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Solitary juvenile xanthogranuloma with tibial involvement: a case report.
 

Author(s): Yunlai Zhi, Yuhe Duan, Hong Zhang, Xiaofeng Yin, Tingting Qu, Ge Guan, Lin Su, Qian Dong

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a rare disease that is part of a spectrum of histiocytic dendritic cell disorders. Most patients present with a solitary cutaneous lesion; however, others present with extracutaneous manifestations or even with systemic involvement. We present the ...

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2015

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Laura Pajaziti, Syzana Rexhepi Hapçiu, Artina Pajaziti

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma is a rare disorder which may be present at birth, or appears in infancy. It can also occur in adults of all ages; appears with lesions that may be solitary or multiple nodules several millimeters in diameter. The predilection sites are head and neck, but it ...

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2014

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Biomarker for Farber Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Farber's Lipogranulomatosis; Ceramidase Deficiency; Farber Disease; Acid Ceramidase Deficiency; AC Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2017

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Farber Disease Natural History Study
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Farber Disease; Farber's Disease; Farber Lipogranulomatosis; Acid Ceramidase Deficiency; Ceramidase Deficiency; N-Laurylsphingosine Deacylase Deficiency; ASAH1 Mutation

 

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2017

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International Rare Histiocytic Disorders Registry (IRHDR)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rare Histiocytic Disorders (RHDs); Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG); Reticulohistiocytoma (Epithelioid Histiocytoma); Xanthoma Disseminatum (XD); Multicentric Reticulohistiocytosis (MRH); Systemic Juvenile Xanthogranuloma; Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD); Multi-system Rosai-Dorfman Disease (RDD)

 

Last Updated: 25 Apr 2016

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