Rosai-dorfman disease: A case with lymphadenopathy and liver involvement

Anu Maheshwari, Anju Seth, Monisha Choudhury, Varun Aggarwal, Bijoy Patra, Shilpi Aggarwal, Sharmila B. Mukherjee, Satinder Aneja

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Abstract

Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD), originally described as sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy, is a rare histiocytic proliferative disorder with a distinctive microscopic appearance. Formerly thought to be a disease process limited to lymph nodes, RDD has now been reported in many organ systems like bone, skin and soft tissue, central nervous system, eye and orbit, and upper respiratory tract. Here we report a case of RDD with hepatic involvement, which is even more rare.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)200-202
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of pediatric hematology/oncology
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Hepatic nodule
  • Rosai-Dorfman disease
  • Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy

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