• Langerhans cell histiocytosis - a challenge for the dental professional

    5 monthes ago - By Journal of Cutaneous Online

    Shweta Bansal, Arun Garg, Richa Khurana
    Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2017 10(4):215-218
    Langerhans cell histiocytosis is a group of rare disorders histologically characterized by the proliferation of LC, involving multiple organs and systems. Typically, there is bone involvement and, less frequently, lesions may be found in the lungs, liver, lymph nodes, skin, and mucosae. Oral soft tissue lesions without bone involvement are rare. Antigenic markers that react with CD1a glycoprotein, cytoplasmatic protein S100 detected by immunoperoxidase staining, and/or presence of Birbeck...
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