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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

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

'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

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

Pope Helped Baby's Brain Tumor - Yahoo Parenting

Yahoo Parenting

Pope Helped Baby's Brain Tumor
Yahoo Parenting
Diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor shortly after birth, Gianna endured seven brain surgeries and five rounds of chemotherapy before doctors determined she had a rare histiocytic disorder called systemic juvenile xanthogranuloma (JXG). “She was ...


Monday, November 23, 2015 2:32:34 PM

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

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

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

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

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