Benign cephalic histiocytosis.

  title={Benign cephalic histiocytosis.},
  author={Fabio Ayala and N Balato and Raffaele Iandoli and Vittoria Donofrio and Gaetano de Rosa},
  journal={Acta dermato-venereologica},
  volume={68 3},
A case of benign cephalic histiocytosis in a 18-month-old male child is reported. Characteristic distribution of the maculo-papular lesions on the cheeks, forehead and earlobes, in addition to light and electron microscopical findings permitted the diagnosis of this rare disorder. Ultrastructurally, worm-like and comma-shaped bodies were seen in the… CONTINUE READING