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Millville family raising money to help 8-year-old son get eye surgery in ... - NJ.com

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Millville family raising money to help 8-year-old son get eye surgery in ...
NJ.com
Thomas saw further setbacks when he was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis in 2014, which required surgery on his skull. He would later bring scans of his skull to show and tell at school. A day after the surgery, he had to go back to the ...


Friday, May 08, 2015 7:35:31 AM

2015 Grand to Grand runner Jill Williams running for Dakota - Southern Utah News

Southern Utah News

2015 Grand to Grand runner Jill Williams running for Dakota
Southern Utah News
“I have a close friend in West Virginia who has a 12-year old son fighting a rare and painful inherited condition called LCH, a form of a group of rare diseases called Histiocytosis,” said Williams, in a troubled voice. “Five in a million children from ...


Thursday, May 14, 2015 10:42:50 AM

Russian mum fights a double whammy - gulfnews.com

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Russian mum fights a double whammy
gulfnews.com
Maria Karetnikova told XPRESS that her daughter Katerina was diagnosed with Multisystem Langerhans' Cell Histiocytosis (MS-LCH) which has affected her liver, spleen, skin and intestines along with “secondary hemophagocytosis” of the bone marrow in ...


Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:24:56 AM

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis-Related PH Benefits from Advanced Therapies ... - Pulmonary Hypertension News

Pulmonary Hypertension News

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis-Related PH Benefits from Advanced Therapies ...
Pulmonary Hypertension News
Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis (PLCH) is a rare disease affecting mostly young smokers, where there is an accumulation of a specific type of antigen-presenting cells — the Langerhans' cells — in the lungs' small airways. A common ...


Thursday, March 05, 2015 8:07:28 AM

Fund for Women assists women, girls - Cape Gazette

Cape Gazette

Fund for Women assists women, girls
Cape Gazette
... Kokojohn introduced single mother Cheryl Vogl. who will soon be the recipient of a Sussex County Habitat for Humanity home, benefiting from the fund's donation to Habitat last year. Her son, Silas, age 4, suffers from rare disorder called ...


Monday, May 04, 2015 4:08:44 PM

PH Due to Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis May Benefit from Common PH Therapy ... - Lung Disease News

PH Due to Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis May Benefit from Common PH Therapy ...
Lung Disease News
Clinical Case-study: A clinical study that focuses on the medical history and outcomes of an individual patient. Langerhans cells: specialized immune cells most often found in the lungs, layers of the skin, and mucosa. Pulmonary Hypertension (PH): a ...


Friday, March 06, 2015 10:32:14 AM

Show your support for Rat Race Dirty Weekend runners - Rutland Times

Rutland Times

Show your support for Rat Race Dirty Weekend runners
Rutland Times
And Paul Scholes, from Stamford, will be taking part in his third Rat Race for Histiocytosis UK in memory of his son Oliver who died in June 2012 aged two. Organisers of the Rat Race Dirty Weekend are also hoping to break the Guinness World Record for ...


Thursday, May 07, 2015 9:02:53 AM

Baylor, Texas Children's Cancer Center research helps determine molecular ... - Baylor College of Medicine News

Baylor, Texas Children's Cancer Center research helps determine molecular ...
Baylor College of Medicine News
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Cancer Center have helped to piece together the puzzle that is Langerhans cell histiocytosis, or LCH, reporting the results of a study to characterize the types of genetic mutations that ...


Friday, September 12, 2014 12:20:31 PM

Correlation For Rare Blood Disorder Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Uncovered ... - BioNews Texas

BioNews Texas

Correlation For Rare Blood Disorder Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Uncovered ...
BioNews Texas
Langerhans cell histiocytosis Baylor College of Medicine and the Histiocytosis Program at Texas Children's Cancer Center are among a global collaboration working to understand the rare blood disorder Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH). The researchers ...


Sunday, March 23, 2014 2:37:58 AM

Excellent response of intramedullary Erdheim-Chester disease to vemurafenib: a ... - 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

Excellent response of intramedullary Erdheim-Chester disease to vemurafenib: a ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Erdheim-Chester disease is a rare histiocytosis characterized by multi-systemic organ involvement. Immune-modulating agents such as interferon-alpha have limited success and the disorder is progressive and causes high morbidity and mortality. Treatment ...


Wednesday, April 29, 2015 2:25:41 AM

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