A Rare Case Presentation on Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis an Chronic Disseminated Form with Gingival Enlargement in Three and a Half Year Old Pediatric PatientManjul Tiwari*
School of Dental Sciences, Sharda University, Uttar Pradesh, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Manjul Tiwari
Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology
School of Dental Sciences
Uttar Pradesh, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Rec date: Jan 04, 2016; Acc date: Feb 28, 2016; Pub date: Mar 05, 2016
Citation: Tiwari M (2016) A Rare Case Presentation on Langerhan’s Cell Histiocytosis an Chronic Disseminated Form with Gingival Enlargement in Three and a Half Year Old Pediatric Patient. Oral health case Rep 1:108. doi:10.4172/2471-8726.1000108
Copyright: © 2016 Tiwari M. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Langerhan’s Cell Histiocytosis formerly known as histiocytosis X traditionally denotes a group of diseases that stem from proliferative reticuloendothelial disturbances. The etiology and pathogenesis of the disease remain debatable.The present paper reports a case occuring in a three and a half year old ( 3½ year pediatric) child reported to the department of oral pathology with gingival enlargement of the jaws, also disscussed are the radiological features along with histopathological features of the case.