[Isolated pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a two-year-old child: case report and literature review].

@article{Wang2012IsolatedPL,
  title={[Isolated pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis in a two-year-old child: case report and literature review].},
  author={Quan Wang and Wen Hao Xia and De-yu Zhao},
  journal={Zhonghua er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of pediatrics},
  year={2012},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={146-50}
}
OBJECTIVE To improve the recognition of the clinical features and results of laboratory examination for isolated pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH) in children. METHOD The information of one case with isolated PLCH was analyzed and reports of 11 cases with isolated PLCH were reviewed. RESULT The patient we report is only 2 years old with 1 month of course of disease, manifesting with prominent pulmonary involvement: cough and short of breath; CT scan of the chest showed… CONTINUE READING