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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 129-132

Langerhans cell histiocytosis presenting as post-COVID-19 multisystem inflammatory syndrome: A rare case report


Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, S. Nijalingappa Medical College, Bagalkote, Karnataka, India

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Dr. Varsha R Koti
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology, S. Nijalingappa Medical College and HSK Research Hospital, Bagalkote, Karnataka
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijpd.ijpd_114_21

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Langerhans cell histiocytosis is a rare clonal disease of monocyte-macrophage system characterized with uncontrolled proliferation and accumulation of immature dendritic cells. Acute disseminated form of this disease known as Letterer-Siwe disease is life threatening. Here, we report such a case who presented as multisystem inflammatory syndrome following COVID-19 infection.


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