eosinophilic granuloma

Summary

Summary: The most benign and common form of Langerhans-cell histiocytosis which involves localized nodular lesions predominantly of the bones but also of the gastric mucosa, small intestine, lungs, or skin, with infiltration by EOSINOPHILS.

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  1. Key S, O Brien C, Silvester K, Crean S. Eosinophilic granuloma: resolution of maxillofacial bony lesions following minimal intervention. Report of three cases and a review of the literature. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2004;32:170-5 pubmed
    ..b>Eosinophilic granuloma accounts for 60-70% of all cases of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis and can present as solitary (50-75%) or ..
  2. Park S, Park J, Hwang J, Hwang S, Hamm I, Park Y. Eosinophilic granuloma of the skull: a retrospective analysis. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2007;43:97-101 pubmed
    The authors describe 9 cases of children with eosinophilic granuloma (EG) of the skull and report on their clinical manifestations, treatment, and prognosis.
  3. Panayiotakopoulos G, Sipsas N, Kontos A, Patsouris E, Korkolopoulou P, Revenas K, et al. Eosinophilic granuloma of the femur in an HIV-1-positive patient. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2002;16:103-6 pubmed
    A case of eosinophilic granuloma in the right femur of an HIV-1-infected patient is described, and the possible pathogenetic role of HIV infection in eosinophilic granuloma formation is discussed.
  4. Gunduz K, Palamar M, Parmak N, Kuzu I. Eosinophilic granuloma of the orbit: report of two cases. J AAPOS. 2007;11:506-8 pubmed
    ..clinical, radiological, and histopathological findings and treatment results of two infants with orbital eosinophilic granuloma. Both patients presented at 1 year of age with unilateral proptosis, periorbital edema, and a ..
  5. Sai S, Fujii K, Masui F, Kida Y. Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the sternum. J Orthop Sci. 2005;10:108-11 pubmed
    We report a rare case of eosinophilic granuloma of the sternum in a 25-year-old woman, who presented with anterior chest pain and a tender mass over the sternum...
  6. Zyada M. Expression of matrix metalloproteinase-9 and significance of a macrophage assay in eosinophilic granuloma. Ann Diagn Pathol. 2009;13:367-72 pubmed publisher
    Although most cases of eosinophilic granuloma (an immune-mediated lesion) do not behave in an aggressive manner, occasionally, recurrence after treatment has been observed...
  7. Plasschaert F, Craig C, Bell R, Cole W, Wunder J, Alman B. Eosinophilic granuloma. A different behaviour in children than in adults. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2002;84:870-2 pubmed
    Localised Langerhans-cell histiocytosis of bone (eosinophilic granuloma) is a benign tumour-like condition with a variable clinical course. Different forms of treatment have been reported to give satisfactory results...
  8. Rieker J, Hengge U, Ruzicka T, Bruch Gerharz D. [Multifocal facial eosinophilic granuloma: successful treatment with topical tacrolimus]. Hautarzt. 2006;57:324-6 pubmed
  9. Kovacs K, Jakab C, Szasz A. Laser-assisted removal of a feline eosinophilic granuloma from the back of the tongue. Acta Vet Hung. 2009;57:417-26 pubmed publisher
    ..The disease has three different manifestations: indolent cellular ulcer, eosinophilic plaque, and eosinophilic granuloma. The last mentioned form predominantly affects the medial surface of the thigh, the cheek, the tongue and ..

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  1. Harris G, Woo K. Eosinophilic granuloma of the orbit: a paradox of aggressive destruction responsive to minimal intervention. Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc. 2003;101:93-103; discussion 103-5 pubmed
    To describe the findings and outcomes in eosinophilic granuloma (unifocal Langerhans cell histiocytosis [LCH]) of the orbit, and to explain the paradox of aggressive bone destruction responsive to minimal intervention.
  2. Postovsky S, Daitzchman M, Dale A, Elhasid R, Ben Arush M. Unusual presentation of mastoid eosinophilic granuloma in a young patient. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2001;18:283-9 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is a well-recognized form of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, most commonly involving the skull bones, usually with an excellent prognosis...
  3. Raab P, Hohmann F, Kuhl J, Krauspe R. Vertebral remodeling in eosinophilic granuloma of the spine. A long-term follow-up. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1998;23:1351-4 pubmed
    In this study, 14 conservatively treated patients were reviewed who had eosinophilic granuloma of the spine, which had been diagnosed on the basis of histologic study of the vertebral lesion or of specimens from other sites in patients ..
  4. Scarampella F, Abramo F, Noli C. Clinical and histological evaluation of an analogue of palmitoylethanolamide, PLR 120 (comicronized Palmidrol INN) in cats with eosinophilic granuloma and eosinophilic plaque: a pilot study. Vet Dermatol. 2001;12:29-39 pubmed
    Fifteen cats with eosinophilic granuloma or eosinophilic plaque were given PLR 120 at the dosage of 10 mg kg-1 twice daily for one month. PLR-120 down-modulates mast cell degranulation via a receptor-mediated mechanism...
  5. Alobeid B, Pan L, Milligan L, Budel L, Frizzera G. Eosinophil-rich CD30+ lymphoproliferative disorder of the oral mucosa. A form of "traumatic eosinophilic granuloma". Am J Clin Pathol. 2004;121:43-50 pubmed
    We describe 3 patients who had oral mucosal lesions with features of traumatic eosinophilic granuloma (TEG) and containing CD30+ atypical cells. In 1 patient, the oral lesion was followed by skin nodules...
  6. Robb I, Jimenez C, Carpenter B. Birbeck granules or Birbeck junctions? Intercellular "zipperlike" lattice junctions in eosinophilic granuloma of bone. Ultrastruct Pathol. 1992;16:423-8 pubmed
    Three cases of eosinophilic granuloma of bone exhibited intercellular attachments between histiocytes, with a pentalaminar structure identical to that seen in nearby intracellular Birbeck granules (BG)...
  7. Eroglu A, Kurkcuoglu I, Karaoglanoglu N. Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of sternum. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004;77:329-31 pubmed
    ..Among those tumors, sternal tumors are rare and usually malignant. We report an extremely rare case of eosinophilic granuloma developed in the sternum in a 30-year-old woman...
  8. Myung P, Kundu M, Abboud S. Eosinophilic granuloma manifesting as painless cervical lymphadenopathy in a patient positive for human immunodeficiency virus 1. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2008;134:203-5 pubmed publisher
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is rarely reported within lymph nodes. Furthermore, it is even more rarely reported in the setting of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection...
  9. Denaro L, Longo U, Papalia R, Di Martino A, Maffulli N, Denaro V. Eosinophilic granuloma of the pediatric cervical spine. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2008;33:E936-41 pubmed publisher
    Retrospective case review of children with eosinophilic granuloma of the cervical spine.
  10. Garg B, Sharma V, Eachempati K, Malhotra R, Bhan S. An unusual presentation of eosinophilic granuloma in an adult: a case report. J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2006;14:81-3 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is the most common and benign form of a rare proliferative disorder: Langerhans' cell histiocytosis. Spinal involvement is rare and only 15 adult cases have been reported...
  11. Vercelli Retta J, Lagios M, Chandrasoma P. Fasciola hepatica and parasitic eosinophilic granuloma of the Liver. Am J Surg Pathol. 2002;26:1238 pubmed
  12. Corby R, Stacy G, Peabody T, Dixon L. Radiofrequency ablation of solitary eosinophilic granuloma of bone. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008;190:1492-4 pubmed publisher
    This article about our initial clinical experience describes the novel application of radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of two cases of solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the bone.
  13. Chadha M, Agarwal A, Agarwal N, Singh M. Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the radius. An unusual differential diagnosis. Acta Orthop Belg. 2007;73:413-7 pubmed
    ..Subsequently, a biopsy proved the lesion to be an eosinophilic granuloma of bone...
  14. Kawamoto K, Ohuchi M, Kyutoku S, Tsuji H, Yamashita T, Nakashima Y. [Clinico-pathology of skull tumor: aneurysmal bone cyst, fibrous dysplasia, eosinophilic granuloma]. No Shinkei Geka. 2004;32:985-93 pubmed
  15. Silvestros S, Mamalis A, Sklavounou A, Tzerbos F, Rontogianni D. Eosinophilic granuloma masquerading as aggressive periodontitis. J Periodontol. 2006;77:917-21 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma (EG) is the mildest and mainly localized form of the clinicopathologic spectrum of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis. It is a destructive osseous lesion characterized by a vast number of eosinophils and histiocytes...
  16. Puertas E, Milani C, Chagas J, de Oliveira V, dos Santos F, Wajchenberg M, et al. Surgical treatment of eosinophilic granuloma in the thoracic spine in patients with neurological lesions. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2003;12:303-6 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is a benign, self-limited condition most commonly seen in children around 10 years of age. There is no known cause concerning its etiology...
  17. Ando A, Hatori M, Hosaka M, Hagiwara Y, Kita A, Itoi E. Eosinophilic granuloma arising from the pelvis in children: A report of three cases. Ups J Med Sci. 2008;113:209-16 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma (EG) is a benign tumor-like condition which is characterized by a clonal proliferation of Langerhans-type histiocytes and defined as a local form of Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH)...
  18. Haouimi A, Al Hawsawi Z, Jameel A. Unusual location of eosinophilic granuloma. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1489-91 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma EG is a benign self-limiting disease, which belongs to the spectrum of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis LCH...
  19. Tan H, Li M, Wu C, Gu Y, Zhang H, Fang C. Percutaneous vertebroplasty for eosinophilic granuloma of the cervical spine in a child. Pediatr Radiol. 2007;37:1053-7 pubmed
    We report a case of eosinophilic granuloma at the fourth cervical vertebra in a 10-year-old girl presenting with a 1-month history of cervical pain and stiffness...
  20. dos Anjos Pontual M, Da Silveira M, de Assis Silva Lima F, Filho F. Eosinophilic granuloma in the jaws. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;104:e47-51 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is the most common expression of Langerhans cell histiocytosis and corresponds with typical bone lesions...
  21. Kaplan K, Goodman Z, Ishak K. Eosinophilic granuloma of the liver: a characteristic lesion with relationship to visceral larva migrans. Am J Surg Pathol. 2001;25:1316-21 pubmed
    ..better the clinical, laboratory, and pathologic features of these lesions, we reviewed 43 cases of hepatic eosinophilic granuloma (excluding cases of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis) collected in the files of the AFIP over a period of 31 ..
  22. Zaghbani A, Ben Youssef Boudegga S, Gharbi O, Ayachi S, Baccouche C. [Eosinophilic granuloma or aggressive periodontitis?]. Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac. 2010;111:49-52 pubmed publisher
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma in the jawbones can be confused with aggressive periodontitis or more rarely with inflammatory lesions of dental origin...
  23. Huang W, Yang X, Cao D, Xiao J, Yang M, Feng D, et al. Eosinophilic granuloma of spine in adults: a report of 30 cases and outcome. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2010;152:1129-37 pubmed publisher
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma (EG) of the spine is rare, especially in adults. There had been few large and long-term studies reported in the literature...
  24. Naumann R, Beuthien Baumann B, Fischer R, Kittner T, Bredow J, Kropp J, et al. Simultaneous occurrence of Hodgkin's lymphoma and eosinophilic granuloma: a potential pitfall in positron emission tomography imaging. Clin Lymphoma. 2002;3:121-4 pubmed
    ..This report deals with 2 patients with simultaneous occurrence of Hodgkin's lymphoma and eosinophilic granuloma, a rare but known coincidence of diseases...
  25. Aboulafia A, Temple H, Scully S. Surgical treatment of benign bone tumors. Instr Course Lect. 2002;51:441-50 pubmed
  26. Cho D, Liau W, Chiang I. Eosinophilic granuloma with acute epidural hematoma: a case report. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2001;35:266-9 pubmed
    The most common symptoms of eosinophilic granuloma are local tenderness and an enlarged skull mass. The presence of epidural hematoma is a very rare symptom of eosinophilic granuloma...
  27. Burns B, Roberts P, De Carpentier J, Zarod A. Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis affecting the nasal cavity. A mucosal variant of the skin lesion granuloma faciale. J Laryngol Otol. 2001;115:223-6 pubmed
    ..We report the third case where EAF and granuloma faciale occurred together, to highlight this type of intranasal fibrosis as a distinct pathological entity. ..
  28. Kamimura M, Kinoshita T, Itoh H, Yuzawa Y, Takahashi J, Ohtsuka K. Eosinophilic granuloma of the spine: early spontaneous disappearance of tumor detected on magnetic resonance imaging. Case report. J Neurosurg. 2000;93:312-6 pubmed
    Two cases of eosinophilic granuloma (EG) of the spine associated with neurological deficits are presented. The patients were treated conservatively by using external fixation with a brace as well as bed rest...
  29. Sauerborn D, Pajić Penavić I, Stojadinović T. Eosinophilic granuloma of the temporal bone in an adult: controversies in the management. Coll Antropol. 2012;36 Suppl 2:163-6 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is a rare, benign, lesion characterized by uncontrolled proliferation of Langerhan's cells. It is commonly found in a bone and has been described in almost every bone in the body...
  30. Khalil F, Wallis Crespo M, Gilbert Barness E. Pathology teach and tell: eosinophilic granuloma. Fetal Pediatr Pathol. 2004;23:281-4 pubmed
  31. Augey F, Daumont A, Chassagne Clement C. [Tumefaction of the back of the hand]. Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2002;129:745-6 pubmed
  32. Ohkawa M, Yamaguchi K, Kobayashi M. Non-specific eosinophilic granulomatous prostatitis responded favorably to an antimicrobial agent and a hydrocortisone. Int J Urol. 2001;8:578-80 pubmed
    ..Histological examination of the specimens revealed the formation of histiocytic granulomas with eosinophilic infiltration. The patient responded favorably to combination therapy with an antimicrobial agent and a hydrocortisone. ..
  33. Bounhir B, Aziz N, Chellaoui M, Dafiri R. [Quid? Cherubism]. J Radiol. 2003;84:867-9 pubmed
  34. Hajiro T, Ishihara K, Fujii H, Kaneko M, Eiji K. [Pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma presenting as a solitary pulmonary nodule]. Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi. 2005;43:37-40 pubmed
    ..The nuclei and cytoplasms of the histiocytoid cells were stained positively for S-100 protein. Pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma (PEG) was diagnosed...
  35. Nakamura H, Nagayama R. Eosinophilic granuloma presenting with local osteolysis in an adult lumbar spine. J Clin Neurosci. 2008;15:1398-400 pubmed publisher
    We report an adult patient with eosinophilic granuloma presenting as a local lytic lesion of a vertebral body in the lumbar spine. The patient was a 48-year-old man with a 2-month history of low back pain and numbness in both legs...
  36. Vargas A, Ramírez H, Ramirez P, Foncea C, Venegas B, Astorga P. Spontaneous remission of eosinophilic granuloma of the maxilla after incisional biopsy: a case report. Head Face Med. 2016;12:21 pubmed publisher
    ..The localized alternative of Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LLCH), known as Eosinophilic Granuloma (EG) of bone, is the predominant clinical presentation of LCH...
  37. Goto T, Nemoto T, Ogura K, Imanishi J, Hozumi T, Funata N. Eosinophilic granuloma of the capital femoral epiphysis. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2011;20:157-61 pubmed publisher
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma occurs almost exclusively in the diaphysis or metaphysis, when tubular bones are affected...
  38. Yamauchi K, Sasaki N, Niisato M, Kamataki A, Shikanai T, Nakamura Y, et al. Analysis of pulmonary allergic vasculitis with eosinophil infiltration in asthma model of mice. Exp Lung Res. 2010;36:227-36 pubmed publisher
    ..The high concentrations of IL-4, IL-5, and IFN-gamma in the lung may play a critical role in the pathogenesis of allergic vasculitis in C57BL/6 mice. ..
  39. Fernando Ugarriza L, Cabezudo J, Porras L, Lorenzana L. Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the cervicothoracic junction causing neurological deficit. Br J Neurosurg. 2003;17:178-81 pubmed
    We report a case of spinal eosinophilic granuloma with aggressive course...
  40. Feltgen N, Auw Hädrich C, Gerling J. [Idiopathic eosinophilic orbital pseudotumor of the lacrimal gland in a child]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2002;219:458-61 pubmed
    ..Our case shows that spontaneous resolution of a juvenile eosinophilic orbital pseudotumor is possible. Treatment with steroids does not appear to be compulsory in all cases. ..
  41. Uesaka A, Matsuda Y, Yamaguchi A, Asai M, Yamada S, Fukuok K, et al. [A case of pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma that remitted after cessation of smoking]. Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi. 2006;44:528-31 pubmed
    ..These radiographic findings suggested pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma (PEG)...
  42. Mizutani H, Horiba M, Shindoh J, Kimura T, Son M, Wakahara K. [A case of pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma arising rapidly 30 years after the start of smoking and remitting spontaneously without smoking cessation]. Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi. 2001;39:852-6 pubmed
    A case of pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma which arose rapidly after 30 years of smoking and remitted spontaneously without smoking cessation is reported...
  43. Read R, Zhang J, Albini T, Evans M, Rao N. Splendore-Hoeppli phenomenon in the conjunctiva: immunohistochemical analysis. Am J Ophthalmol. 2005;140:262-6 pubmed
    ..The composition of Splendore-Hoeppli phenomenon material varies and may be related to various factors, including timing of biopsy and prior treatment. ..
  44. Benslama L. [Eosinophilic ulcer of the oral mucosa]. Ann Dermatol Venereol. 2002;129:853-4 pubmed
  45. Schildhaus H, Merkelbach Bruse S, Binot E, Buttner R, Wardelmann E. [Inflammatory fibroid polyp: from Vanek's "submucosal granuloma" to the concept of submucosal mesenchymal neoplasia]. Pathologe. 2010;31:109-14 pubmed publisher
    ..Recent data show that the spindle cells express PDGFRA, and the majority of IFP harbour activating PDGFRA mutations. Therefore, IFP represent true benign mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. ..
  46. van Gerwen M, Zijp G. [A girl with a swelling on her head]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2010;154:A211 pubmed
    A 6-year-old girl had an eosinophilic granuloma on the parietal skull due to Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
  47. Lee J, Suh S, Kim Y, Kim C, Chae Y, Kim I. Unusual recurrence in ureters and maxillary sinus of Langerhans cell histiocytosis involving mastoid bone. Pathol Res Pract. 2005;200:845-9 pubmed
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case of LCH affecting the mastoid bone in a 16-year-old boy and recurring later in the ureter and maxillary sinus mucosa. ..
  48. Haouimi A, Al Hawsawi Z, Jameel A. Unusual location of eosinophilic granuloma. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:1264-6 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma EG is a well-recognized benign form of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, most commonly involving the skull bones...
  49. Tsurikisawa N, Saito H, Oshikata C, Tsuburai T, Akiyama K. High-dose intravenous immunoglobulin treatment increases regulatory T cells in patients with eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis. J Rheumatol. 2012;39:1019-25 pubmed publisher
    ..The increase in Treg cells seen with the combination of IVIG and conventional therapy may promote remission in EGPA. ..
  50. Kwah Y. Photosensitivity: a possible cause for Wells' syndrome?. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2008;24:52-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Wells' syndrome is a rare inflammatory dermatitis. To date, the cause is unknown but it has been associated with a variety of triggers. We present a case of Wells' syndrome with coexisting photosensitivity. ..
  51. Zhang K, Ji S, Zhang L, Li X. Thoracic rib solitary eosinophilic granuloma in a child. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2009;18:148-50 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is characterized by single or multiple skeletal lesions occurring predominantly in children, adolescents, and young adults, it accounts for 70% of Langerhans cell histiocytosis...
  52. Drozynska E, Połczyńska K, Bien E, Stachowicz Stencel T, Stefanowicz J, Sierota D, et al. [Solid tumours of the vertebral column and spinal cord in children. Reasons and consequences of diagnostic delay]. Med Wieku Rozwoj. 2004;8:183-91 pubmed
    ..Such localisation of neoplastic disease creates problems, connected with the risk of irreversible damage of neurological functions. It is essential to make a proper diagnosis very early...
  53. Durakbasa M, Okan N, Kose O, Gorgec M. Eosinophilic granuloma of the ischium in an infant. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2008;17:125-7 pubmed publisher
    This report presents an infant with a solitary eosinophilic granuloma (EG) in an unusual localization at an unusual age treated solely by vinblastine...
  54. Lee K, Frame S, Sykes G, Valentine R. Testicular degeneration and spermatid retention in young male rats. Toxicol Pathol. 1993;21:292-302 pubmed
    ..Many seminiferous tubules were lined with only 1-2 layers of spermatocytes, and specific germ cell markers were not present...
  55. Fiala K, Wells M, Stetson C, Cecalupo A. When a bump can be a hole. Arch Dermatol. 2007;143:1083-4 pubmed
  56. Murin S, Bilello K, Matthay R. Other smoking-affected pulmonary diseases. Clin Chest Med. 2000;21:121-37, ix pubmed
    ..common or less well-recognized smoking-affected lung diseases such as pulmonary infections, spontaneous pneumothorax, Goodpasture's syndrome, eosinophilic granuloma and other interstitial lung diseases, and pulmonary metastatic disease.
  57. Martínez Lage J, Bermúdez M, Martínez Barba E, Fuster J, Poza M. Epidural hematoma from a cranial eosinophilic granuloma. Childs Nerv Syst. 2002;18:74-6 pubmed
    The formation of an epidural hematoma from an eosinophilic granuloma of the skull is an exceptional occurrence. A 9-year-old boy presented with severe headache, somnolence and vomiting following a minor head injury...
  58. Hung P, Wang H, Jaing T, Huang T, Pang L. From normal to abnormal MR findings within three weeks in a solitary pelvic Langerhans histiocytosis. Skeletal Radiol. 2003;32:481-4 pubmed
    We present a histologically proven case of pelvic Langerhans histiocytosis (eosinophilic granuloma) which showed abnormality on MR imaging 3 weeks after a normal MR examination mimicking an infection.
  59. Berhouma M, Krichen W, Chamseddine A, Jemel H. [Surgical management of solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the calvaria. Two case reports]. Neurochirurgie. 2009;55:555-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The focal form of the disease, also known as eosinophilic granuloma, most frequently involves the calvaria...
  60. Arana E, Marti Bonmati L, Bautista D, Paredes R. Qualitative diagnosis of calvarial metastasis by neural network and logistic regression. Acad Radiol. 2004;11:45-52 pubmed
    ..To simplify the diagnostic features used by an artificial neural network compared with logistic regression (LR) in the diagnosis of calvarial metastasis with computed tomography and analyze their accuracy...
  61. Wei M, Ruixue M. Solitary spinal eosinophilic granuloma in children. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2006;15:316-9 pubmed
    Solitary vertebral eosinophilic granuloma is said to be a rare spinal condition in children. 'Vertebra plana' is considered as the typical radiological feature of the involved vertebra; but it could be observed only in 40% of the patients...
  62. Li H, Chunsong H, Guobin C, Qiuping Z, Qun L, Xiaolian Z, et al. Highly up-regulated CXCR3 expression on eosinophils in mice infected with Schistosoma japonicum. Immunology. 2004;111:107-17 pubmed
    ..These could be also crucial for establishing a therapeutic strategy for eosinophilic inflammation via intervention in chemokine actions...
  63. Deonarain J, Ramdial P, Sing Y, Calonje E, Singh B. Subcutaneous palisading granulomatous pseudocysts of Echinococcus granulosus origin. J Cutan Pathol. 2009;36:240-5 pubmed publisher
  64. Spouge A, Bell R. Magnetic resonance imaging of bone tumours and mimics: pictorial essay. Can Assoc Radiol J. 2003;54:221-33 pubmed
  65. Kahilogullari G, Tuna H, Kuzu I, Unlu A. Orbital eosinophilic granuloma in a child: a case report. Turk Neurosurg. 2013;23:575-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is a rare disease belonging to the Langerhans' cell histiocytosis group. It accounts for only 1% of all tumor-like lesions of bone. A 6-year-old girl presented with proptosis, and a mass and pain in her right eye...
  66. Buckley L, Nuttall T. Feline eosinophilic granuloma complex(ities): some clinical clarification. J Feline Med Surg. 2012;14:471-81 pubmed publisher
    The feline eosinophilic granuloma complex (EGC) comprises a group of clinically well recognised but poorly understood dermatoses that are common in cats...
  67. Owa A, Boyle S, Gallimore A. Eosinophilic angiocentric fibrosis as a cause of nasal obstruction. Rhinology. 2002;40:41-3 pubmed
    ..The histopathological and clinical features of this underreported condition is discussed as well as other lesions that may show similar features to EAF...
  68. Sarkar S, Singh M, Nag D, Dutta H, Banerjee A, Bhaduri G, et al. A case report of unifocal Langerhans' cell histiocytosis or eosinophilic granuloma. J Indian Med Assoc. 2007;105:218, 220 pubmed
    A case of unifocal Langerhans' cell histiocytosis or eosinophilic granuloma in a child is reported where the frontal, zygomatic and maxillary bones of the left orbital wall are affected...
  69. van Nassauw L, Bogers J, Van Marck E, Timmermans J. Role of reactive nitrogen species in neuronal cell damage during intestinal schistosomiasis. Cell Tissue Res. 2001;303:329-36 pubmed
    ..However, neuronal cell death appears to be a rare phenomenon in the schistosome-infected mouse ileum...
  70. Memain N, De B, Guillevin L, Wechsler B, Meyer O. Delayed relapse of Churg-Strauss syndrome manifesting as colon ulcers with mucosal granulomas: 3 cases. J Rheumatol. 2002;29:388-91 pubmed
    ..We describe 3 new cases of colonic ulcers in CSS. Unusual features were diagnosis of the ulcers during a delayed relapse and presence of eosinophilic granulomas within the mucosa...
  71. Bodner G, Kreczy A, Rachbauer F, Baechter O, Peer S. Eosinophilic granuloma of the bone: ultrasonographic imaging. Australas Radiol. 2002;46:418-21 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is a rare disease of unknown aetiology that affects the bones. Two cases of eosinophilic granuloma are presented. Ultrasonographic, CT and histopathological findings are described...
  72. Siessegger M, Klesper B, Kasper H, Zoeller J. Monolocular Langerhans cell histiocytosis of the mandibular condyle. A case report. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2002;40:516-8 pubmed
  73. Tzung T, Wu J. Nonhealing perianal ulcers. Arch Dermatol. 2005;141:1161-6 pubmed
  74. Woodward T. Greater palatine island axial pattern flap for repair of oronasal fistula related to eosinophilic granuloma. J Vet Dent. 2006;23:161-6 pubmed
    A Greyhound presented with eosinophilic granuloma lesions of the soft palate and oronasal fistula...
  75. Sudou A, Hashimoto T, Nakamura H, Hatao E, Ito M, Tsuchida F, et al. [Improvement of extrapulmonary lesions of eosinophilic granuloma after cessation of smoking]. Nihon Kokyuki Gakkai Zasshi. 2002;40:326-30 pubmed
    We encountered a case of pulmonary eosinophilic granuloma complicated with pneumothorax. A 24-year-old man was admitted to our department because of respiratory difficulty. Chest radiography on admission showed a right pneumothorax...
  76. Marszałek A, Neska Długosz I. Traumatic ulcerative granuloma with stromal eosinophilia. A case report and short literature review. Pol J Pathol. 2011;62:172-5 pubmed
    ..In a short literature review, we characterize this entity, analyse its aetiology and nature. Differential diagnosis is also discussed...
  77. Takeuchi S, Takasato Y, Masaoka H, Hayakawa T, Otani N, Yoshino Y, et al. [Operative case of eosinophilic granuloma of the skull with dural invasion]. No Shinkei Geka. 2008;36:239-43 pubmed
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma is the localized form of Langerhans' cell histiocytosis. There are several reports of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of eosinophilic granuloma of the skull, however there are few reports about dural enhancement...
  78. Ueda Y, Murakami H, Demura S, Kawahara N, Tomita K, Tsuchiya H. Eosinophilic granuloma of the lumbar spine in an adult. Orthopedics. 2012;35:e1818-21 pubmed publisher
    b>Eosinophilic granuloma of the spine is a common benign disease in children and adolescents that rarely affects adults...
  79. Levy E, Scarrow A, Hamilton R, Wollman M, Fitz C, Pollack I. Medical management of eosinophilic granuloma of the cervical spine. Pediatr Neurosurg. 1999;31:159-62 pubmed
    We report a case of eosinophilic granuloma involving the vertebral bodies of the cervical spine in a 33-month-old girl...