Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis WJD Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

@inproceedings{JayachandranLangerhansCH,
  title={Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis WJD Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis},
  author={Sadaksharam Jayachandran and N. C. Balaji}
}
Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is rare unique disorder of the reticuloendothelial system characterized by an abnormal proliferation of histiocytes and eosinophilic leukocytes. Lichtenstein gave the term Histiocytosis X in 1953 to include three clinical varieties; Eosinophilic granuloma, Hand-Schüller-Christian disease and Letterer-Siwe disease, which shared some common histologic features and clinical findings. In 1973, the term LCH was introduced as an alternative to histiocytosis X. LCH… CONTINUE READING
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