Rosai-Dorfman disease associated with neurosensorial hearing loss in two siblings.

Abstract

Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD) is an uncommon pathologic condition of unknown ethiology with an idiopathic proliferation of the hystiocytes. It is generally presented with massive bilateral hypertrophy of the cervical lymph nodes. But other lymph nodes may also be involved. Approximately, 30% of these patients have extra nodal mass or lesion with different signs or symptoms depending on localization. We present two male siblings with Rosai-Dorfman disease who have classical cervical lymphadenopathy associated with progressive neurosensorial hearing loss and dural-based intracranial lesions.

Statistics

0200400'05'06'07'08'09'10'11'12'13'14'15'16'17
Citations per Year

256 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 256 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

Cite this paper

@article{Yetiser2004RosaiDorfmanDA, title={Rosai-Dorfman disease associated with neurosensorial hearing loss in two siblings.}, author={Sertac Yetiser and Engin Çekin and Fuat Tosun and Altan Yildirim}, journal={International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology}, year={2004}, volume={68 8}, pages={1095-100} }