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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 310-313

Disseminated Langerhan's cell histiocytosis: A case report and review of the literature

Department of Pathology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Zaria, Nigeria

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Abdullahi Mohammed
Department of Pathology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital Zaria
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DOI: 10.4103/1596-3519.87050

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Langerhan's cell histiocytosis is characterized by the presence of large mononucleated cells associated with inflammatory cells. We describe the clinical presentation, histopathology and some immunohistochemistry findings, in an eight-year-old female patient.

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