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Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis with Thyroid Involvement in a 3 Year-Old Child - a Case Report

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Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH), a monoclonal disease of histiocytes, may involve several organ systems but rarely primarily involves the thyroid gland. This report presents an extremely rare case of LCH of the thyroid in a 3-year-old boy who presented with a neck mass for several weeks. LCH of the thyroid should be considered in the differential diagnosis of a child with a thyroid mass. Pulmonary examination should be done in these patients.
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84
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8
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411-414
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published
1 - 8 - 2012
online
17 - 9 - 2012
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bwmeta1.element.-psjd-doi-10_2478_v10035-012-0069-1
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