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Congenital cutaneous Langerhans cell histiocytosis and cutaneous mastocytoma in a child

  • Author(s): Lozano Masdemont, B
  • Campos Dominguez, M
  • Gomez-Recuero Munoz, L
  • Moreno Garcia, B
  • Parra Blanco, V
  • Suarez Fernandez, R
  • et al.
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Abstract

Langerhans cell histiocytosis and mastocytoma are clonal disorders of bone-marrow-derived cells, most commonly seen in the pediatric age. Infiltration of mast cells and Langerhans cells in the same lesion has been published before, but, to our knowledge, this is the first time that the occurrence of two mastocytomas and Langerhans cell histiocytosis is reported. It could be hypothesized that both clonal disorders of bone-marrow-derived cells could have a common origin.

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