oa South African Medical Journal - Histiocytosis X involving the skeletal system in a Black girl
|Article Title||Histiocytosis X involving the skeletal system in a Black girl|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Haematology Clinic, Non-European Hospital and Department of Medicine, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||Oct 1974|
|Pages||2151 - 2153|
|Keyword(s)||Black patient, Case report, Haematology, Histiocytosis X, Pathology, Radiology, Skeletal system and Treatment|
A 12-year-old Black girl presented with histiocytosis X diffusely involving her skeletal system. She has been followed for a year, and during this period has been treated with local radiotherapy to three involved skeletal sites, and has ,received two 6-week courses of vinblastine and prednisolone.
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