Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

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Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

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Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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Isabella's Aviary Alliance, LLC

Isabella’s Aviary Alliance, LLC actively demonstrates, through Isabella’s passionate and loving care in breeding and raising baby parrots for other special needs children, the possibility for two hearts—bird and child—coming together and connecting in a way which infinitely brightens the lives of both.

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Last Updated: 2 Aug 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Juvenile Xanthogranuloma" returned 39 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Iris Melanoma in a Child Simulating Juvenile Xanthogranuloma.
 

Author(s): Jerry A Shields, Carol L Shields, Sara E Lally, Tatyana Milman, Ralph C Eagle

Journal: Middle East Afr J Ophthalmol. ;25(2):115-117.

 

An 8-year-old girl was referred for an amelanotic iris tumor believed to have enlarged slightly over 3 months, suspicious for juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG). The affected right eye had a lightly pigmented, vascular iris mass measuring 6 mm in basal dimension and 2 mm in thickness. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Dermoscopy in the diagnosis of juvenile xanthogranuloma.
 

Author(s): Thaís Erance de Oliveira, Roberto Gomes Tarlé, Lismary Aparecida de Forville Mesquita

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;93(1):138-140.

 

Juvenile xanthogranuloma is the most common form of non-Langerhans cell histiocytosis. It manifests clinically as a red-yellow papule, usually showing spontaneous remission. The diagnosis is based on clinical and histological findings. We report the use of dermoscopy ("setting sun" ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Genetic evaluation of juvenile xanthogranuloma: genomic abnormalities are uncommon in solitary lesions, advanced cases may show more complexity.
 

Author(s): Christian N Paxton, Dennis P O'Malley, Andrew M Bellizzi, Deema Alkapalan, Yuri Fedoriw, Jason L Hornick, Sherrie L Perkins, Sarah T South, Erica F Andersen

Journal: Mod. Pathol.. 2017 09;30(9):1234-1240.

 

Juvenile xanthogranuloma is a rare histiocytic proliferation primarily affecting infants and young children, characterized by aberrant infiltration of histiocyte-derived cells in the skin, soft tissues and more rarely, visceral organs. Juvenile xanthogranuloma is generally considered ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Juvenile Xanthogranuloma" returned 8 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Iris juvenile xanthogranuloma in an infant - spontaneous hyphema and secondary glaucoma.
 

Author(s): Anca Pantalon, Tudor Ștefănache, Mihai Danciu, Sabina Zurac, Dorin Chiseliță

Journal: Rom J Ophthalmol. ;61(3):229-236.

 

Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a benign histiocytic skin disorder mainly encountered during infancy and childhood. Although with multiple potential localizations, less than 1% of the cases exhibit ocular manifestations. Some of these might lead to serious complications, specifically, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Solitary juvenile xanthogranuloma with tibial involvement: a case report.
 

Author(s): Yunlai Zhi, Yuhe Duan, Hong Zhang, Xiaofeng Yin, Tingting Qu, Ge Guan, Lin Su, Qian Dong

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) is a rare disease that is part of a spectrum of histiocytic dendritic cell disorders. Most patients present with a solitary cutaneous lesion; however, others present with extracutaneous manifestations or even with systemic involvement. We present the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Laura Pajaziti, Syzana Rexhepi Hapçiu, Artina Pajaziti

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Juvenile xanthogranuloma is a rare disorder which may be present at birth, or appears in infancy. It can also occur in adults of all ages; appears with lesions that may be solitary or multiple nodules several millimeters in diameter. The predilection sites are head and neck, but it ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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International Rare Histiocytic Disorders Registry (IRHDR)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rare Histiocytic Disorders (RHDs); Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG); Reticulohistiocytoma (Epithelioid Histiocytoma); Xanthoma Disseminatum (XD); Multicentric Reticulohistiocytosis (MRH); Systemic Juvenile Xanthogranuloma; Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD); Multi-system Rosai-Dorfman Disease (RDD)

 

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2018

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Targeted Therapy Directed by Genetic Testing in Treating Pediatric Patients With Relapsed or Refractory Advanced Solid Tumors, Non-Hodgkin Lymphomas, or Histiocytic Disorders (The Pediatric MATCH Screening Trial)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Advanced Malignant Solid Neoplasm; Ann Arbor Stage III Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Ann Arbor Stage IV Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Childhood Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis; Histiocytic Sarcoma; Juvenile Xanthogranuloma; Malignant Glioma; Recurrent Central Nervous System Neoplasm; Recurrent Childhood Ependymoma; Recurrent Childhood Malignant Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Childhood Medulloblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Recurrent Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma; Recurrent Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Ewing Sarcoma; Recurrent Glioma; Recurrent Hepatoblastoma; Recurrent Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis; Recurrent Malignant Solid Neoplasm; Recurrent Neuroblastoma; Recurrent Osteosarcoma; Recurrent Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Recurrent Rhabdoid Tumor; Refractory Central Nervous System Neoplasm; Refractory Childhood Malignant Germ Cell Tumor; Refractory Ewing Sarcoma; Refractory Glioma; Refractory Hepatoblastoma; Refractory Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis; Refractory Malignant Solid Neoplasm; Refractory Medulloblastoma; Refractory Neuroblastoma; Refractory Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma; Refractory Osteosarcoma; Refractory Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Refractory Rhabdoid Tumor; Refractory Rhabdomyosarcoma; Rhabdoid Tumor; Stage III Osteosarcoma AJCC v7; Stage III Soft Tissue Sarcoma AJCC v7; Stage IV Osteosarcoma AJCC v7; Stage IV Soft Tissue Sarcoma AJCC v7; Stage IVA Osteosarcoma AJCC v7; Stage IVB Osteosarcoma AJCC v7; Wilms Tumor

 

Last Updated: 9 Nov 2018

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