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Juvenile xanthogranuloma - Google News
Color Doppler Sonography of Cutaneous Juvenile Xanthogranuloma With Clinical and Histologic Correlations - Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)

Color Doppler Sonography of Cutaneous Juvenile Xanthogranuloma With Clinical and Histologic Correlations
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)
Juvenile xanthogranuloma is a benign and self-healing condition, which is clinically characterized by single or multiple yellow or erythematous cutaneous nodules that rarely may involve other organs. Frequently, juvenile xanthogranuloma affects ...


Tuesday, December 29, 2015 12:00:11 AM

KCRA, Bloodsource spotlight 18-month-old fighting rare disorder - KCRA Sacramento

KCRA Sacramento

KCRA, Bloodsource spotlight 18-month-old fighting rare disorder
KCRA Sacramento
Cameron Knobloch has juvenile xanthogranuloma, or JXG, and needs blood donations to continue her fight against the disorder. It's the blood on the shelves that ensures kids like Cameron receive lifesaving and life sustaining treatments. Kick off your ...


Wednesday, January 06, 2016 10:14:48 PM

Baby Kissed by Pope Sees Brain Tumor Shrink, Family Says - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com

Baby Kissed by Pope Sees Brain Tumor Shrink, Family Says
NBCNews.com
They had long wanted their daughter Gianna — who suffers from juvenile xanthogranuloma, an extremely rare blood disorder that affects less than five children in the U.S. every year — to be blessed by Pope Francis. "But we didn't actually expect that ...
Cancer-Stricken Infant Who Was Kissed by Pope Is Responding to Treatment, Parents Say
Baby's Tumor Shrinks, Prognosis Improves After Pope's Kiss
Brain tumor of the baby girl kissed by the Pope shrinks, family says
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Thursday, November 26, 2015 6:36:27 AM

Baby Gianna's Philadelphia 'Miracle' - National Catholic Register

National Catholic Register

Baby Gianna's Philadelphia 'Miracle'
National Catholic Register
It also resulted in a reversal of the initial diagnosis: The doctors said Gianna did not have cancer, but, rather, a rare blood disorder called Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG) that affects one in 10 million children. Although this was not an entirely ...


Friday, February 05, 2016 11:37:29 AM

Infant kissed by Pope Francis has medical turnaround - Metro.us

Metro.us

Infant kissed by Pope Francis has medical turnaround
Metro.us
Gianna Masciantonio, 1, was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor called systemic juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG) months after being born, her parents said to ABC News, which added that doctors told her parents she would likely not survive for more than a ...


Thursday, November 26, 2015 2:36:03 PM

'One in ten million': Brave toddler Evie Hewitt battles to save sight - Hull Daily Mail

'One in ten million': Brave toddler Evie Hewitt battles to save sight
Hull Daily Mail
Evie Hewitt, of Bethune Avenue, west Hull, looks like a normal, happy two-year-old, but her mum, Sarah Thompson, says she has been dealt the most unlucky of hands. The youngster has a rare disease called juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG). It is a type of ...


Sunday, January 24, 2016 3:00:16 AM

Molecular Characterization of NF1 and Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in a Chinese ... - Nature.com

Molecular Characterization of NF1 and Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Genotype-Phenotype Correlations in a Chinese ...
Nature.com
In our study, the patients with anemic nevus (n = 4), juvenile xanthogranulomas (n = 1) or hemangiomas (n = 1) in our study, all had a confirmed molecular diagnosis of NF1, suggesting that these cutaneous signs bear potential diagnostic value, as ...


Tuesday, June 09, 2015 10:52:10 AM

Mum determined to find answers to tot's rare condition - New Zealand Herald

Mum determined to find answers to tot's rare condition
New Zealand Herald
Angel Rumbal doesn't know what the future holds for her 18-month-old daughter Aariyah but she's determined to find some answers to the toddler's incredibly rare condition. Born with spots over her body that left midwives and doctors baffled, Aariyah ...


Saturday, May 02, 2015 3:54:08 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. zzzdadliverdonormain.jpg. He was in hospital from the day he was born and his diagnosis meant he was put on the UK's ...


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

Baby with recurrent blisters - ModernMedicine

ModernMedicine

Baby with recurrent blisters
ModernMedicine
The parents of a healthy 11-month-old girl eagerly seek a consultation for a recurrent blistering brown bump on the baby's right cheek present since birth. Recently, the blistering episodes seem to be decreasing, although the bump continues to become ...


Monday, March 02, 2015 11:46:12 AM

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