Solitary type of congenital self-healing reticulohistiocytosis

Gantsetseg Dorjsuren, Hee Jung Kim, Jin Young Jung, Byung Gi Bae, Ju Hee Lee

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Congenital self-healing reticulohistiocytosis is a rare, congenital, benign, self-healing variant of Langerhans cell histiocytosis. It usually appears as multiple papules or nodules; however, occurrence of the solitary type is very rare. We report on a case of solitary congenital self-healing reticulohistiocytosis in a 29-day-old girl who presented with a papule on her sole. Two months later, the lesion regressed with a slight scar. Based upon clinical and histologic findings, we made a diagnosis of solitary congenital self-healing reticulo-histiocytosis. In this report, we summarized reported cases of solitary congenital self-healing retioculohistiocytosis in Korea with a review of the literature.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S4-S7
JournalAnnals of Dermatology
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
Publication statusPublished - 2011 Sept

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology


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