Histiocytosis X resembling cherry angiomas.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Histiocytosis X is a disorder of histiocytes of the Langerhans' cell lineage. As the initial feature is often cutaneous, recognition of these skin changes is important. Several cutaneous manifestations have been described, most commonly, seborrheic dermatitis with a hemorrhagic component. We saw two patients with histiocytosis X with cutaneous manifestations resembling cherry angiomas.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Messenger, GG; Kamei, R; Honig, PJ

Published Date

  • November 1985

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 3 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 75 - 78

PubMed ID

  • 3877919

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0736-8046

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1985.tb00491.x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States