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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

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

Cowboys QB Tony Romo helps dream come true for 7-year-old fan - Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News

Cowboys QB Tony Romo helps dream come true for 7-year-old fan
Dallas Morning News
Timothy, who hails from Lenoir, N.C., and is nicknamed "Tinman," has several medical conditions, including a heart defect, chromosomal abnormality and Langerhans cell histiocytosis, according to the organization's website. Timothy's dream was to meet ...


Tuesday, March 24, 2015 2:10:38 PM

Leyla Erbil: Influences on the modern reader and Turkish literature - Daily Sabah

Daily Sabah

Leyla Erbil: Influences on the modern reader and Turkish literature
Daily Sabah
Erbil was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis in 2005, and for eight years, she battled courageously with her illness. In 2013, however, she lost the battle. She died on July 19, 2013, at the age of 82 at Istanbul Hospital where she was being ...


Tuesday, March 17, 2015 8:13:54 PM

Fundraiser Saturday morning at Applebee's - Jamestown Press

Fundraiser Saturday morning at Applebee's
Jamestown Press
Jamestown resident and North Kingstown High School student Courtney MacIntyre is organizing a fundraiser to benefit the Histiocytosis Association of America. The flapjack breakfast will take place at the South County Applebee's on Saturday, March 14 ...


Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:03:42 AM

Raising awareness in Izzy's memory - Chelmsford Weekly News

Chelmsford Weekly News

Raising awareness in Izzy's memory
Chelmsford Weekly News
CAKES were given to bank customers in memory of a little girl who lost her life to a rare illness. Isobel Parmenter, of Colchester, was 22 months old when she died of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, an incredibly rare illness, likened to cancer. Her ...


Wednesday, March 04, 2015 4:02:41 AM

10-Year-Old With Cancer Shaves Head to Help Others - 9&10 News

9&10 News

10-Year-Old With Cancer Shaves Head to Help Others
9&10 News
"My hair was going to fall out as it is, and I didn't want that to happen, so by shaving it, it wouldn't fall out. Before I got up, I felt like I'm really scared but when I got down, I felt like that was no big deal," says Aiden who is battling ...


Sunday, March 01, 2015 10:18:42 PM

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

Dad saves baby son's life by donating part of his liver - Irish Examiner

Irish Examiner

Dad saves baby son's life by donating part of his liver
Irish Examiner
Jack Piney Jr. is one of only 800 people in the world to have been diagnosed with Systemic Juvenile Xanthogranuloma Histiocytosis. He was in hospital from the day he was born and his diagnosis meant he was put on the UK's liver transplant list at five ...


Thursday, March 05, 2015 5:36:46 AM

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

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