A Case Of Langerhans ’ Cell Histiocytosis Of The Temporal Bone Masquerading As Acute Mastoiditis

@inproceedings{Hayes2018ACO,
  title={A Case Of Langerhans ’ Cell Histiocytosis Of The Temporal Bone Masquerading As Acute Mastoiditis},
  author={Seth Hayes and Shafeeque Rahman and Bhumita Vadgama and Rami Jean Salib and Troutman Mitchell},
  year={2018}
}
Langerhans’ Cell Histiocytosis is a rare disease ranging from a benign to a rapidly fatal condition affecting predominantly young children. We report the case of a 20-month old infant presenting with acute mastoiditis which failed to resolve with appropriate treatment. An urgent mastoid exploration revealed a large mass of organised tissue. The diagnosis of… CONTINUE READING