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Erdheim-Chester disease: a multisystem disease case illustration with rare manifestations and treatment challenges.
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  • maysam jridi,
  • Tayssir Ben Achour,
  • Ines Naceur,
  • Monia Smiti,
  • Imed Ben Ghorbel,
  • Mounir Lamloum,
  • Fatma Said,
  • Mohamed Habib Houman
maysam jridi
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Tayssir Ben Achour
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Ines Naceur
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Monia Smiti
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Imed Ben Ghorbel
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Mounir Lamloum
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Fatma Said
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Mohamed Habib Houman
La Rabta University Hospital Center
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Abstract

Erdheim-Chester disease is a rare multisystemic disease. A 50-year-old woman, presented with a recurrent pain and swelling of the left knee. Bone scintigraphy showed increased tracer uptake of peripheral skeleton. The computed tomography showed tissular infiltration in the retroperitoneum, around the vessels. Immunohistochemistry showed CD68 (+) and CD1a (-).
29 Jun 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
03 Aug 2022Assigned to Editor
03 Aug 2022Submission Checks Completed
11 Aug 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned
02 Sep 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
25 Sep 2022Editorial Decision: Revise Minor