Visualizing Touton Giant Cells Under Reflectance Confocal Microscopy in Two Cases of Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

Visualizing Touton Giant Cells Under Reflectance Confocal Microscopy in Two Cases of Juvenile Xanthogranuloma

Authors

  • Dominga Peirano Department of Dermatology, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • Francisca Donoso Department of Dermatology, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • Sebastian Vargas Department of Dermatology, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • Leonel Hidalgo Department of Dermatology, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • Teo Feurhake Department of Pathology, Escuela de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
  • Alon Scope The Kittner Skin Cancer Screening & Research Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan; Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Caterina Longo Department of Dermatology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena; Centro Oncologico ad Alta Tecnologia Diagnostica-Dermatologia, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, Azienda Unità Sanitaria Locale - IRCCS Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Cristian Patricio Navarrete-Dechent Department of Dermatology, Facultad de Medicina, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4040-3640

Keywords:

uvenile xanthogranuloma, Touton cells, confocal microscopy, diagnosis

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Published

2023-04-29

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Visualizing Touton Giant Cells Under Reflectance Confocal Microscopy in Two Cases of Juvenile Xanthogranuloma. Dermatol Pract Concept [Internet]. 2023 Apr. 29 [cited 2024 Apr. 23];13(2):e2023137. Available from: https://dpcj.org/index.php/dpc/article/view/2880

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