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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Abstract

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
Volume43
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug-1998
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • 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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