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Juvenile xanthogranuloma - Google News
'Miracle on Market Street' results in a child deputy - Philly.com

Philly.com

'Miracle on Market Street' results in a child deputy
Philly.com
At 5 months, she was diagnosed with Juvenile Xanthogranuloma (JXG), a rare blood disorder. "The doctors told us one thing they knew for sure was that she would not live to see her first birthday," Kristen said. One night in a dream, Kristen saw herself ...
Philly child becomes honorary U.S. marshal after helping ailing sister
'Miracle' baby with brain tumour makes progress after being kissed by Pope
Child with brain tumour kissed by Pope Francis 'miraculously' recovers
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Tuesday, May 31, 2016 6:54:15 PM

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

Terminally Ill Daughter Cured Following Kiss from Pope Francis, Philadelphia Family Thanking God for 'Miracle from ... - Gospel Herald

Gospel Herald

Terminally Ill Daughter Cured Following Kiss from Pope Francis, Philadelphia Family Thanking God for 'Miracle from ...
Gospel Herald
According to Philly Voice, two months after her birth, Gianna Masciantonio was diagnosed with juvenile xanthogranuloma, a tumour in her brain stem. Medical experts declared her as "basically gone" after many rounds of tests, chemotherapy and surgery.


Thursday, June 02, 2016 12:38:41 PM

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


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

Tumor ng baby nawala nang halikan ni Pope Francis - Abante Online

Abante Online

Tumor ng baby nawala nang halikan ni Pope Francis
Abante Online
Nabatid kay Joey Masciantonio, ama ng sanggol, na dalawang buwan matapos ipanganak si Gianna Masciantonio ay na-diagnose siya na may juvenile xanthogranuloma, isang kakaibang porma ng histiocytosis, o tumor sa utak. Tinapat na rin umano sila ng ...


Thursday, June 02, 2016 12:00:30 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

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

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

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