Langerhans cell histiocytosis: a comprehensive review.

@article{Demellawy2015LangerhansCH,
  title={Langerhans cell histiocytosis: a comprehensive review.},
  author={Dina El Demellawy and James Young and Joseph de Nanassy and Elizaveta Chernetsova and Ahmed Nasr},
  journal={Pathology},
  year={2015},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={
          294-301
        }
}
Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is currently regarded as a myeloid neoplasm, with remarkably broad clinical spectrum, ranging from isolated skin or bone lesions to a disseminated disease that can involve nearly any organ. LCH is generally regarded as a sporadic disease that occurs predominantly in the paediatric population. The diagnosis of LCH is confirmed by immunohistochemistry (IHC) by demonstrating the presence of dendritic cell markers such as S100 protein, in addition to CD1a and… CONTINUE READING

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