Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

Common Name(s)

Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

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Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

Isabella’s Aviary Alliance, LLC actively demonstrates, through Isabella’s passionate and loving care in breeding and raising baby parrots for other special needs children, the possibility for two hearts—bird and child—coming together and connecting in a way which infinitely brightens the lives of both.

Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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

Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

Isabella’s Aviary Alliance, LLC actively demonstrates, through Isabella’s passionate and loving care in breeding and raising baby parrots for other special needs children, the possibility for two hearts—bird and child—coming together and connecting in a way which infinitely brightens the lives of both.

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Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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The terms "Juvenile Xanthogranuloma" returned 26 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Three different ophthalmic presentations of juvenile xanthogranuloma.
 

Author(s): Henry H W Lau, Wilson W K Yip, Allie Lee, Connie Lai, Dorothy S P Fan

Journal: Hong Kong Med J. 2014 Jun;20(3):261-3.

 

Three cases of juvenile xanthogranuloma from two ophthalmology departments were reviewed. Clinical histories, ophthalmic examination, physical examination, investigations, and treatment of these cases are described. A 4-month-old boy presented with spontaneous hyphema and secondary ...

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2014

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Old-age-onset subconjunctival juvenile xanthogranuloma without limbal involvement.
 

Author(s): Mo-Sae Kim, So-Ah Kim, Ho-Seok Sa

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a benign idiopathic cutaneous granulomatous tumor occurring primarily in infants less than 1 year old, and less commonly found in older children and adults. To date, however, there have been no reports of patients aged >50 years with cornealscleral ...

Last Updated: 11 Mar 2014

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Solitary juvenile xanthogranuloma in cervical spine: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Subhas Konar, Paritosh Pandey, T C Yasha

Journal: Turk Neurosurg. 2014 ;24(1):102-7.

 

Solitary juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) in the spinal column is extremely rare. Here, we report and characterize the case of xanthogranuloma of the upper cervical spine. A 18-year-old male presented with neck pain for 3 months, along with progressive quadriparesis and sensory loss ...

Last Updated: 18 Feb 2014

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The terms "Juvenile Xanthogranuloma" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Juvenile xanthogranuloma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Laura Pajaziti, Syzana Rexhepi Hapçiu, Artina Pajaziti

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma is a rare disorder which may be present at birth, or appears in infancy. It can also occur in adults of all ages; appears with lesions that may be solitary or multiple nodules several millimeters in diameter. The predilection sites are head and neck, but it ...

Last Updated: 1 Apr 2014

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Cataract surgery in juvenile xanthogranuloma: case report and a brief review of literature.
 

Author(s): R Muralidhar, Ashish Jain, P Vijayalakshmi, G Suparna, R Santhi, Shashikanth Shetty

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2013 Nov;61(11):673-5.

 

There is limited literature on the management of cataracts in juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG). A 2-month-old girl presented to us with hyphema, secondary glaucoma OU and skin nodules suggestive of JXG. She developed bilateral cataracts during her follow-up and was treated successfully ...

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2013

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma developing after treatment of Langerhans cell histiocytosis: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Johanna D Strehl, Klaus-Daniel Stachel, Arndt Hartmann, Abbas Agaimy

Journal: Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2012 ;5(7):720-5.

 

The synchronous or metachronous development of Langerhans cell histiocytosis and non-Langerhans cell histiocytosis in the same patient is rare. To date, only seven cases of xanthogranulomas developing in young patients with a history of Langerhans cell histiocytosis and systemic therapy ...

Last Updated: 14 Sep 2012

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International Rare Histiocytic Disorders Registry (IRHDR)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rare Histiocytic Disorders (RHDs); Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG); Reticulohistiocytoma (Epithelioid Histiocytoma); Xanthoma Disseminatum (XD); Multicentric Reticulohistiocytosis (MRH); Systemic Juvenile Xanthogranuloma; Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD); Multi-system Rosai-Dorfman Disease (RDD)

 

Last Updated: 26 May 2015

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