sinus histiocytosis


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sinus histiocytosis

A nonspecific term for an increase in benign histiocytes in peripheral and medullary sinuses of lymph nodes.

Aetiology
Reaction to tumours or steatorrhoea, dermatopathic lymphadenopathy, lymphangiography, Whipple’s disease.
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Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease) and cirrhosis of the liver: A case report and literature review.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy: Presentation as giant granuloma annulare and detection of human herpesvirus 6.
Dorfman, "Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease): review of the entity," Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology, vol.
Baskota, "Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease): a case report and literature review," International Archives of Otorhinolaryngology, vol.
Rosai, "Immunophenotypic characterization of sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease)," Seminars in Diagnostic Pathology, vol.
[8] reported the first case of sinus histiocytosis and HIV, in a 31-year-old black woman with HIV infection who presented with symptomatic generalised lymphadenopathy.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease) treated with 2-chlorodeoxyadenosine.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy: A newly recognized benign clinicopathological entity.
Rosai-Dorfman disease (sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy) is a rare proliferative disorder of histiocytes.
Rosai-Dorfman Disease, or Sinus Histiocytosis with Massive Lymphadenopathy (SHML), is a rare benign, self-limited disease with a predilection for head and neck involvement.
Histologically, florid sinus histiocytosis and multinucleated giant cells containing black non-polarizable and some refractile, polarizable materials consistent with polyethylene were observed.
The ruptured spleen weighed 727 g, and splenomegaly was associated with marked sinus histiocytosis spreading apart the lymphoid component.