Langerhans' cell histiocytosis on the vulva.

  title={Langerhans' cell histiocytosis on the vulva.},
  author={Teresa Solano and Agust{\'i}n Espa{\~n}a and Joaquin Fernandez Sola and Guadalupe L{\'o}pez},
  journal={Gynecologic oncology},
  volume={78 2},
BACKGROUND Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH) affecting the vulva alone is rare. At present, there are 51 published cases of LCH affecting the genital area. Of these, only 7 had LCH located in the genital area alone; in these cases, there was no subsequent systemic spread of the disease. A report of the 8th such case is presented with a review of the previous 7 cases. CASE A 40-year-old white woman presented with a several-month history of pruritic and ulcerous lesions on the vagina which… CONTINUE READING


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