Xanthogranuloma

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Xanthogranuloma

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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 "Xanthogranuloma" 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.

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Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Xanthogranuloma" returned 71 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Adult Onset Asthma and Periocular Xanthogranuloma (AAPOX), a Rare Entity With a Strong Link to IgG4-Related Disease: An Observational Case Report Study.
 

Author(s): Jonathan London, Antoine Martin, Michael Soussan, Isabelle Badelon, Thomas Gille, Yurdagul Uzunhan, Bénédicte Giroux-Leprieur, Ursula Warzocha, Alexis Régent, Olivier Galatoire, Robin Dhote, Sébastien Abad

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Oct;94(43):e1916.

 

Adult onset asthma and periocular xanthogranuloma (AAPOX) is a rare non-Langerhans histiocytosis characterized histopathologically by a periocular infiltration of foamy histiocytes and Touton giant cells. Benign hyperplasia with plasma cell infiltration is classically described in ...

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2015

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Vulvar necrobiotic xanthogranuloma.
 

Author(s): Ilana J DeLuca, Marc E Grossman

Journal: J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.. 2014 Dec;71(6):e247-8.

 

Last Updated: 3 Dec 2014

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A case of a limbal adult onset xanthogranuloma.
 

Author(s): Georgios T Kontos, Sarah E Coupland, Say Aun Quah

Journal: Acta Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec;92(8):e692-3.

 

Last Updated: 18 Nov 2014

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The terms "Xanthogranuloma" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Solitary juvenile xanthogranuloma with tibial involvement: a case report.
 

Author(s): Yunlai Zhi, Yuhe Duan, Hong Zhang, Xiaofeng Yin, Tingting Qu, Ge Guan, Lin Su, Qian Dong

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a rare disease that is part of a spectrum of histiocytic dendritic cell disorders. Most patients present with a solitary cutaneous lesion; however, others present with extracutaneous manifestations or even with systemic involvement. We present the ...

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2015

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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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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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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Biomarker for Farber Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Farber's Lipogranulomatosis; Ceramidase Deficiency; Farber Disease; Acid Ceramidase Deficiency; AC Deficiency

 

Last Updated: 6 Oct 2015

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