Oral Manifestations May Be the First Sign of Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis


Erdem A. P. , Kasimoglu Y., Sepet E., Gencay K., Sahin S., Dervisoglu S.

ORAL HEALTH & PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY, cilt.11, sa.1, ss.57-59, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3290/j.ohpd.a29376
  • Dergi Adı: ORAL HEALTH & PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.57-59

Özet

Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare proliferative disorder of histiocytes characterised by a proliferation of abnormal and clonal Langerhans cells. LCH most commonly occurs as a localised solitary bone lesion and appears predominantly in paediatric patients. This case resport presents clinicopathological features of this disorder in a 2-year-old boy.