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Multifocal multisystem Langerhans cell histiocytosis


1 Department of Dermatology, Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
2 Department of Dermatology, Mahatma Gandhi Mission Medical College and Hospital, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
3 Department of Dermatology, K J Somaiya Medical College and Research Centre, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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DOI: 10.4103/2319-7250.188442

We hereby report a case of a male child who presented with multiple brown to red papules and plaques in a seborrheic distribution. Histology and immunohistochemistry findings were consistent with a diagnosis of Langerhans cell histiocytosis with multifocal and multisystem involvement (Letterer-Siwe type). The case is being reported for its rarity.


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