Imaging characteristics of Rosai-Dorfman disease in the central nervous system.

@article{Zhu2012ImagingCO,
  title={Imaging characteristics of Rosai-Dorfman disease in the central nervous system.},
  author={Hui Zhu and Long-Hua Qiu and Ya-Fang Dou and Jin-song Wu and Ping Zhong and Cheng-chuan Jiang and Rong Xu and Xiao-qiang Wang},
  journal={European journal of radiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={81 6},
  pages={
          1265-72
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD) is a rare, lymphoproliferative disorder of uncertain etiology. The Central Nervous System (CNS) is a very rare site for RDD and only a few imaging appearances have been described. The purpose of this study is to present the largest series of cases in the CNS imaging literature to increase familiarity with this entity and further identify features that may distinguish RDD from meningioma. MATERIALS AND METHODS Findings from imaging… CONTINUE READING

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