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 20 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Isolated juvenile xanthogranuloma in the larynx of a three-year-old child.
 

Author(s): Ai Kawamoto, Yukio Katori, Yohei Honkura, Keiko Ishii, Masaki Ogura, Hiroshi Naganuma, Rie Shibuya, Takahiro Suzuki, Toshimitsu Kobayashi

Journal: Tohoku J. Exp. Med.. 2013 ;230(2):123-7.

 

Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a benign manifestation of non-Langerhans cell histiocytosis characterized by yellowish cutaneous nodules. Its occurrence in the larynx is very rare, but laryngeal JXG may cause severe respiratory distress. We report a patient with isolated laryngeal ...

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2013

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Delayed diagnosis of occult ocular juvenile xanthogranuloma mimicking non-accidental injury.
 

Author(s): M Tsimpida, I Chatziralli, E Ezra, M A Reddy

Journal: Eye (Lond). 2013 Jul;27(7):895-6.

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2013

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[Multicentre cerebral disorder due to juvenile xanthogranuloma].
 

Author(s): María Tallón-García, María Consuelo Cobelas-Cobelas, María Luisa Aymerich-Rico, Alfonso Iglesias-Castañón, María del Mar Portugués de la Red

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2012 Sep;55(6):380-2.

 

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2012

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The terms "Juvenile Xanthogranuloma" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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[Juvenile xanthogranuloma: 3 cases report and literature review].
 

Author(s): Zi-qin Liu, Rong Liu, Xiao-dong Shi, Jing-xian Li, Ji-zhen Zou

Journal: Zhonghua Xue Ye Xue Za Zhi. 2011 Sep;32(9):614-7.

 

To report the clinical characteristics and treatment of 3 patients with juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG).

Last Updated: 16 Feb 2012

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