Langerhans' cell histiocytosis of the jaw bones. Report of 11 cases

K P Schepman, B G Raddent, I Van der Waal*

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Eleven cases of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis of the jaw bones are reported. The clinical and radiographic features are described, and the role of the dentist in the diagnosis and management of this disorder is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)238-41
Number of pages4
JournalAustralian dental journal
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Aug-1998
Externally publishedYes


  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • Histiocytosis, Langerhans-Cell/diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Jaw Diseases/diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiography, Panoramic
  • Retrospective Studies

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