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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 57  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 302-303

Multicentric reticulohistiocytosis: A rare case report


1 Department of Pathology, Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan, India
2 Department of Dermatology, School of Tropical Medicine, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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Soumya Mukherjee
Department of Pathology, Burdwan Medical College, Burdwan
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DOI: 10.4103/0019-5154.97678

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A 58-year-old lady presented with polyarthritis followed by multiple shiny erythematous dome-shaped papulonodules mainly over the face, around joints and coral bead sign on fingers without any mucosal involvement. Characteristic histopathology with well-defined dermal infiltrate consisting of multinucleated giant cells and large macrophages having abundant eosinophilic cytoplasm clinched the diagnosis of multicentric reticulohistiocytosis.


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