Langerhans' cell


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Langerhans' cell

dendritic cell in the skin that functions in the processing of antigen. See also dendritic cell.
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Lung transplantation for pulmonary langerhans' cell histiocytosis: a multicenter analysis.
Temporal Bone Histopathology Case of the Month: Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis of the Temporal Bone.
Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare clonal disorder of proliferating histiocytic cells expressing phenotypic markers of the epidermal Langerhans' cells.
1] Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a rare pediatric disease of unknown etiology affecting 1-5 children per 1 million each year.
Eddie, who plays for Dewsbury Moor under-9s in West Yorkshire, was found to have the cancer-like condition Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis.
A despaired Maria Karetnikova told XPRESS that her daughter Katerina was diagnosed with Multisystem Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis (MS-LCH) which has affected her liver, spleen, skin and GI along with "secondary hemophagocytosis" of the bone marrow in January, following which it has been one long battle against the odds.
An MRI revealed Isabella has a rare brain tumour called Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH), which can stop the body's ability to retain liquid.
Mr Bull, who also played for England, raised the money through two golf days and a celebrity race at Silverstone after hearing about 13-year-old cancer patient Jade Baugh from Wolverhampton, who has been a patient at the hospital since the age of one and is in remission from Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis.
Andrew Ryan, 14, was diagnosed with Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis (LCH), a rare disease in which immune cells mistakenly attack the body rather than fight infection.
Three months later, she was diagnosed with cancer-like disease Langerhans' cell histiocytosis (LCH) and diabetes insipidus - a serious kidney condition.

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