Neonatal juvenile xanthogranuloma - Report of a case with fine needle aspiration cytologic findings in a soft tissue mass

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Author list: Martin AG, Barrios AP, Vinagre AV, De Agustin PD
Publisher: Karger Publishers
Publication year: 2000
Volume number: 44
Issue number: 3
Start page: 385
End page: 388
Number of pages: 4
ISSN: 0001-5547
Languages: English-Great Britain (EN-GB)


BACKGROUND: Juvenile xanthogranuloma is an infrequent, benign histiocytic lesion, the recognition and diagnosis of which by fine needle aspiration biopsy are important for ascertaining whether a case will have a benign course or spontaneous regression.CASE: A case of juvenile xanthogranuloma was located in the upper lip of a newborn male.CONCLUSION: Juvenile xanthogranuloma has characteristic cytologic features that may allow recognition in fine needle aspiration cytology smears.


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