The outcome of eosinophilic granuloma involving unilateral atlantoaxial joint: A case report and literature review.
Medicine (Baltimore) 2017 Jun;96(25):e7197
aDepartment of Orthopedics, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei bDepartment of Ophthalmology, Shengjing Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning cDepartment of Pathology, Union Hospital, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, Hubei, China.
Rationale: Solitary eosinophilic granuloma (EG), the most benign, common form of Langerhans cell histiocytosis, has a self-limiting process and is associated with a good prognosis. Immobilization is recommended as the first treatment strategy for solitary EG, although the treatment protocols are still controversial. Radiotherapy and surgery are secondary treatment choices. Read More