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a tumor composed of granulation tissue resulting from injury or inflammation or infection

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The radiographic appearance of Ewing's is nonspecific and can overlap that seen with infection or eosinophilic granuloma.
Eosinophilic granuloma is perhaps seen more commonly in older females and is found on the face.
Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the frontal lobe.
The radiographic appearance of osteoarticular tuberculosis can mimic metastatic tumors or some primary osseous lesions, such as eosinophilic granuloma, especially if multiple destructive lesions are present.
Differential diagnosis should include histoplasmosis, tuberculosis, berrylliosis, hypersensitivity penumonitis, lymphoma, and eosinophilic granuloma.
The differential diagnosis of isolated temporal bone lesions includes eosinophilic granuloma, monostotic fibrous dysplasia, giant cell tumor, and solitary multiple myeloma.
Eosinophilic granuloma is an uncommon condition that is characterized by unifocal or multifocal osteolytic lesions that often affect the skull.
Both terms lump together various diseases previously called Hand-Schuller-Christian disease, Letterer-Siwe disease, and eosinophilic granuloma of the bone.
Histological and immunological studies on eosinophilic granuloma of soft tissue, so-called Kimura's disease.
Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) is a spectrum of disease including eosinophilic granuloma of bone, Hand-Schuller-Christian disease, and Letterer-Siwe disease.
The clinical and microscopic manifestation of SHML should be differentiated from malignant lymphoreticular neoplasias, such as Hodgkin's disease and monocytic leukemia, histiocytosis, rhinoscleroma, tuberculosis, juvenile xanthogranuloma, dermatofibromas, and eosinophilic granuloma, among others.
The microscopic differential diagnosis of intracranial Rosai-Dorfman disease includes eosinophilic granuloma, inflammatory pseudotumors and meningiomas overrun by inflammatory cells, Langerhans cell histiocytosis, lymphoproliferative disorders, infectious diseases, and plasma cell granuloma.
1) At that time, histiocytosis X was subdivided into three types: (1) eosinophilic granuloma, an isolated osteolytic lesion: (2) Hand-Schuller-Christian disease, a multifocal version of eosinophilic granuloma that is often accompanied by systemic manifestations; and (3) Letterer-Siwe disease, a systemic, rapidly progressive form of histiocytosis X.
The radiologic differential diagnosis included eosinophilic granuloma, hemangioma, and epidermoid tumor.
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