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Juvenile xanthogranuloma - Google News
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

Vacaville friends and family rally to help baby girl - TheReporter.Com

Vacaville friends and family rally to help baby girl
TheReporter.Com
But the Knobloch's recently found out that Cameron is not as healthy as other babies: multiple tumors are in her body, the result of Juvenile xanthogranuloma, also known as JXG. This disorder usually results in small skin nodules that are usually ...


Thursday, February 26, 2015 11:49:29 PM

MIRACLE BABY: Jacob Reed bounces back after being given only three per ... - Burton Mail

Burton Mail

MIRACLE BABY: Jacob Reed bounces back after being given only three per ...
Burton Mail
They only upped his odds slightly after he defied the loss of his twin 12 weeks into Mrs Reed's pregnancy before arriving on Leap Day after just 28 weeks and two days, weighing just 2lb 10.5oz. Doctors discovered he suffers with juvenile ...


Saturday, November 08, 2014 1:16:15 AM

Persistent solitary lesion in an 8-month-old boy - ModernMedicine

Persistent solitary lesion in an 8-month-old boy
ModernMedicine
The characteristic skin lesions and Darier sign differentiate solitary mastocytomas from a broad differential diagnosis that includes pigmented nevi, xanthoma, juvenile xanthogranuloma, neurofibroma, hemangioma, granuloma annulare, Spitz nevus, ...


Tuesday, October 01, 2013 1:01:20 AM

USARC officer raises bone marrow donor awareness - DVIDS

USARC officer raises bone marrow donor awareness
DVIDS
He was inspired to raise awareness about the donor program after his 9-year-old nephew was diagnosed with juvenile xanthogranuloma, or JXG. Patients with JXG can have lesions on the skin, in the eye, bones, and internal organs. (U.S. Army photo by ...


Wednesday, October 23, 2013 1:03:32 PM

Baby With 3 Percent Chance to Live Heads Home, Mom Refused Abortion - LifeNews.com

Baby With 3 Percent Chance to Live Heads Home, Mom Refused Abortion
LifeNews.com
The London Daily Mail has more on the story of the infant, who was born with internal and external juvenile xanthogranulomatosis, a disease that affects just one in three million infants. According to NIH, in the U.S., xanthogranulomatosis “is a rare ...


Thursday, September 20, 2012 4:46:06 PM

Doctors cannot diagnose Melbourne toddler Maxi's illness as Molly Meldrum ... - The Australian

Doctors cannot diagnose Melbourne toddler Maxi's illness as Molly Meldrum ...
The Australian
The closest diagnosis was Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG), but test results were inconclusive. Yael first noticed Maxi was rapidly gaining weight when he was 18 months old. At 27 months, he now weighs 21kg - the same as his five-year-old brother, Jacob.


Friday, May 17, 2013 9:10:06 AM

Internal Medicine and Dermatology: What's New? - Medscape

Internal Medicine and Dermatology: What's New?
Medscape
As a health care provider, it is important to identify skin signs of systemic disease. Skin, the largest of all organs, will often have signs pointing to an underlying systemic disorder. In nursing, a skin exam is an important part of a patient's ...


Tuesday, October 26, 2010 12:27:13 PM

Dermatological Manifestations of Cancer Syndromes in Children - Medscape

Dermatological Manifestations of Cancer Syndromes in Children
Medscape
Various cutaneous signs presenting in childhood, for example café-au-lait macules, may have systemic cancer associations. Indeed, this may be the first manifestation of the underlying cancer predisposition. The syndromes covered in this review fall ...


Wednesday, February 16, 2011 4:20:32 PM

Hair and Nail Disorders of Childhood - Medscape

Hair and Nail Disorders of Childhood
Medscape
Hair and nail disorders are quite common in childhood. A great number of these disorders are congenital, attributed to inherited diseases or to defects of the ectoderm formation. The acquired disorders may be chronic or indicative of systemic disease.


Wednesday, January 21, 2009 3:00:00 AM

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