"Xanthogranuloma, Juvenile" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Benign disorder of infants and children caused by proliferation of HISTIOCYTES, macrophages found in tissues. These histiocytes, usually lipid-laden non-Langerhans cells, form multiple yellow-red nodules most often in the skin, the eye, and sometimes in the viscera. Patients appear to have normal lipid metabolism and are classified as a normolipemic non-Langerhans cell histiocytosis.
- Xanthogranuloma, Juvenile
- Juvenile Xanthogranuloma
- Juvenile Xanthogranulomas
- Xanthogranulomas, Juvenile
- Xanthoma, Juvenile
- Juvenile Xanthoma
- Juvenile Xanthomas
- Xanthomas, Juvenile
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Xanthogranuloma, Juvenile".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Xanthogranuloma, Juvenile".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Xanthogranuloma, Juvenile" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Xanthogranuloma, Juvenile" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.