Eosinophilic granuloma of the jaws: an analysis of clinical and radiographic presentation.

@article{Li2006EosinophilicGO,
  title={Eosinophilic granuloma of the jaws: an analysis of clinical and radiographic presentation.},
  author={Zhi Li and Zu-bing Li and Wei Zhang and Jin-rong Li and Shi-ping Wang and Yong Cheng and Min-Xian Wei},
  journal={Oral oncology},
  year={2006},
  volume={42 6},
  pages={574-80}
}
Eosinophilic granuloma (EG) is the localized and mildest form of histiocytosis-X group of diseases. In this study, 22 patients of pathologically proven EG involving the jaws were retrospectively studied concerning the clinical and radiographic presentation. The clinical and radiographic presentation of the 22 cases was quite varied, and the accuracy of clinical and radiographic diagnosis was low. However, the clinical and radiographic presentation correlated with the lesion site, and… CONTINUE READING