Histiocytosis

Common Name(s)

Histiocytosis

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Histiocytosis Association

The Histiocytosis Association is dedicated to raising awareness about histiocytic disorders, providing educational and emotional support, and funding research leading to better treatments and a cure.

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Following organizations serve the condition "Histiocytosis" for support, advocacy or research.

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Histiocytosis Association

The Histiocytosis Association is dedicated to raising awareness about histiocytic disorders, providing educational and emotional support, and funding research leading to better treatments and a cure.

http://www.histio.org

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Histiocytosis" returned 448 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Multimodality imaging of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis ].
 

Author(s): S Schneeweiß, H Bösmüller, S D Ioanoviciu, M Horger

Journal: Rofo. 2015 May;187(5):313-8.

 

Last Updated: 12 May 2015

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Antiphospholipid syndrome and Langerhans cell histiocytosis: an exceptional association.
 

Author(s): Hamida Kwas, Ines Zendah, Ayda Bayoudh, Asma Zidi, Habib Ghédira

Journal: Tunis Med. 2014 Nov;92(11):697-8.

 

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2015

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Clinical Neuropathology image 1-2015: Crystal-storing histiocytosis of the central nervous system.
 

Author(s): Adelheid Woehrer, Gabor G Kovacs

Journal: Clin. Neuropathol.. ;34(1):4-5.

 

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2014

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The terms "Histiocytosis" returned 53 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Specific locations of Langerhans cell histiocytosis in the child, scapula and pubis: report of two cases].
 

Author(s): Karima Atarraf, Lamiae Chater, Mounir Arroud, My Abderrahman Afifi

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Last Updated: 5 Dec 2014

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Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
 

Author(s): Nanette Grana

Journal: Cancer Control. 2014 Oct;21(4):328-34.

 

Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare histiocytic disorder of unknown etiopathogenesis. Its clinical presentation is variable and ranges from isolated skin or bone disease to a life-threatening multisystem condition. LCH can occur at any age but is more frequent in the pediatric ...

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2014

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Histiocytosis: a review focusing on neuroimaging findings.
 

Author(s): Larissa Barcessat Gabbay, Cláudia da Costa Leite, Ranieli Saraiva Andriola, Paula da Cunha Pinho, Leandro Tavares Lucato

Journal: Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2014 Jul;72(7):548-58.

 

Histiocytosis is a systemic disease that usually affects the central nervous system. The aim of this study is to discuss the neuroimaging characteristics of Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH), the most common of these diseases; and the non-Langerhans cells histiocytosis (NLCH), which ...

Last Updated: 24 Jul 2014

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Phase II Study of Clofarabine in Patients With Recurrent or Refractory Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

 

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2015

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Methotrexate and Cytosine in Adult Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis

 

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2015

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Last Updated: 4 Aug 2015

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