A review of histiocytosis X with particular reference to eosinophilic granuloma of the lung.

Abstract

Electron microscopy confirms the unity of Histiocytosis X (HX) by identifying a common marker organelle in all three forms of the disease (acute disseminated HX or Letterer-Siwe disease; chronic disseminated HX or Hand-Schuller-Christian disease; localized HX or eosinophilic granuloma). The marker organelle of HX is also found in normal Langerhans' cells… (More)

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@article{Corrin1979ARO, title={A review of histiocytosis X with particular reference to eosinophilic granuloma of the lung.}, author={Betsy Corrin and Fabien A Basset}, journal={Investigative & cell pathology}, year={1979}, volume={2 3}, pages={137-46} }