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Letterer-Siwe disease - Skeleton - X-ray
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Letterer-Siwe disease - Skeleton - X-ray
  • Case ID: 449
  • Diagnosis: Letterer-Siwe disease
  • Category: Histiocytoses
  • Category Type: Letterer-Siwe disease
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Skeleton
  • Age: 2
  • Sex: M
  • Treatment: Chemotherapy
  • Image ID: 2865
  • Image Type: X-ray
  • Images relating to this case: 2864 , 2865.

IMAGE DESCRIPTION:
AP radiograph of the pelvis and femori shows multiple, geographic lesions involving both femori and pelvic anatomy, characteristic of Letterer-Siwe disease. This patient was treated with systemic chemotherapy but despite all efforts he died one year later from bone marrow depression and pneumonia.

 

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