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Langherans’ Cell Histiocytosis

Histiocytosis X
  • Mario Campanacci

Abstract

Langherans’ cell histiocytosis is a proliferative disorder of unknown etiology involving a specialized type of histiocytes similar to the Langherans’ cells of the epidermis.

Keywords

Diabetes Insipidus Eosinophilic Granuloma Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate Cortisone Injection Foamy Cytoplasm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Campanacci
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BolognaItaly
  2. 2.Rizzoli Orthopaedic InstituteBolognaItaly

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