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histiocytosis

[‚his·tē·ō‚sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Abnormal proliferation of histiocytes, especially in hematopoietic tissues.
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Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease): A case report and review of 49 cases with fine needle aspiration cytology.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (SHML) is a rare and benign source of lymphadenopathy of unknown aetiology, first described in 1969 by Rosai and Dorfman (cited by Moore et al.
The ophthalmologic manifestations of sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy.
Foucar E, Rosai J, Dorfman RE Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy.
Immunological abnormalities and their significance in sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy.
INTRODUCTION: Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymph adenopathy (SHML) is a class II histiocytosis first described as a unique clinicopathologic entity by Rosai and Dorfman in 1969.
Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD), also known as sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy, is an uncommon disorder.
The final pathology from these biopsies revealed sinus histiocytosis, or RDD.
Out of 122 biopsy specimens 48 specimens were follicular hyperplasia, 11 were from lymphoma lesions, 5 were from sinus histiocytosis, 41 were from tuberculosis lesions and 15 were from secondaries in lymph node.
Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy: a newlyrecognized benign clinicopathological entity.
In 1969, Rosai and Dorfman (1) described 4 cases of a disease they called sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (SHML).