Hand-Schüller-Christian disease

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Hand-Schüller-Christian disease

[¦hänt ¦shil·ər ′kris·chən di‚zēz]
(medicine)
A childhood syndrome characterized by exopthalmos, diabetes insipidus, and softened or punched-out areas in the bones.
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According to the present concept, the syndrome of hand schuller Christian disease, letterer siwe disease and eosinophilic granuloma are considered a clinical variety of a common pathological process (10, 11).
Farber first proposed the theory that Letterer-Siwe disease, Hand Schuller Christian disease and Eosinophilic granuloma of bone are all manifestations of a single disease (6).
Integration of eosinophilic granuloma of bone, Letterer-Siwe disease and Schuller- Christian disease as related manifestations of a single Nosologic entity.
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