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Sunday benefit to support families battling rare disease - The Newark Advocate

The Newark Advocate

Sunday benefit to support families battling rare disease
The Newark Advocate
Although Connor and Zane had success with treatment, many children and adults with histiocytosis struggle with the disease for years and experience long-term side effects, Judy said. Some have to have bone marrow transplants, which can carry many ...


Tuesday, November 04, 2014 1:06:23 AM

Craig fifth-grader undeterred by rare condition, chemo treatments - Craig Daily Press

Craig Daily Press

Craig fifth-grader undeterred by rare condition, chemo treatments
Craig Daily Press
#Since last April, Nicholas has been battling an unusual condition known as Langerhans cell histiocytosis. And in just over a year, the young man has endured 18 chemotherapy treatments, five MRIs and four PET-CT scans. #“He's been poked, he's been ...


Friday, November 21, 2014 9:20:37 PM

Gladiators of Wrestling go to the mat for Carter County toddler at St. Jude - Johnson City Press (subscription)

Johnson City Press (subscription)

Gladiators of Wrestling go to the mat for Carter County toddler at St. Jude
Johnson City Press (subscription)
Four-year-old Dawson Cole of Elizabethton has been in treatment at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital since last fall for treatment of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, a rare cellular disorder that has resulted lesions in his brain, significant damage ...


Thursday, November 20, 2014 2:15:39 PM

Colorado boy Max Smith goes to Washington - 9NEWS.com

9NEWS.com

Colorado boy Max Smith goes to Washington
9NEWS.com
At Children's Hospital Colorado, a biopsy of the brain tumor confirmed he had a rare disease called Langerhans cell histiocytosis. It is not a cancerous disease, but the brain lesion that interfered with Max's pituitary gland and his kidneys. To shrink ...


Wednesday, November 12, 2014 6:10:55 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

High school mascot gets to 'train' with Miles - 9NEWS.com

9NEWS.com

High school mascot gets to 'train' with Miles
9NEWS.com
Last year, Max was diagnosed with Langerhans cell histiocytosis, a type of brain cancer. He underwent brain surgery and 27 weeks of chemotherapy. "I eventually learned that it's OK to be sick, but it's also OK to have fun while you're doing it," Max said.


Friday, October 24, 2014 3:50:19 AM

Clinical Study Using Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform ... - SYS-CON Media (press release)

Clinical Study Using Trovagene's Precision Cancer Monitoring Platform ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
The blinded prospective study in patients with systemic histiocytic disease, such as Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD) and Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH), demonstrates that analysis of circulating cell-free DNA (cfDNA) from urine provides a convenient ...


Monday, October 27, 2014 9:17:04 AM

Caroline's crusade - Hays Daily News

Caroline's crusade
Hays Daily News
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis is an extremely rare disease that affects only one in 2 million infants. Sadly, Caroline Joy Harbaugh of Russell is one of those 2 million. Caroline was diagnosed with LCH on Sept. 22. Her parents, Lisa and Eric Harbaugh, ...


Wednesday, October 29, 2014 10:36:51 AM

KRSL.com Special: Caroline's Crusade - KRSL

KRSL.com Special: Caroline's Crusade
KRSL
Hays Daily News - Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis is an extremely rare disease that affects only one in 2 million infants. Sadly, Caroline Joy Harbaugh of Russell is one of those 2 million. Caroline was diagnosed with LCH on September 22. Her parents ...


Thursday, October 30, 2014 10:52:41 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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