[X-ray diagnosis of histiocytosis X].

Abstract

The results of a dynamic x-ray study of 27 patients suffering from histiocytosis X with lung involvement were analyzed; the study was supplemented by CT in 4 cases. X-ray semiotics of the disease was investigated with relation to its stage. X-ray symptom complexes were defined: interstitial, interstitial-granulomatous, and focal (tumorous). The authors have emphasized the fact that the small focal-cystic and pneumothoracic x-ray variants of the disease, described in literature, are not nosological entities but reflect only its stage and complications.

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@article{Khomenko1988XrayDO, title={[X-ray diagnosis of histiocytosis X].}, author={A . G . Khomenko and L. I. Dmitrieva and Kh G Khikkel' and I E Stepanian}, journal={Terapevticheskii arkhiv}, year={1988}, volume={60 10}, pages={132-6} }