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Recurrent cutaneous Rosai-Dorfman disease Volume 28, issue 4, July-August 2018

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1 Department of Dermatology, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, 1-98 Dengakugakubo, Kutsukake-cho, Toyoake, Aichi 470-1192, Japan
2 Department of Pathology, Fujita Health University School of Medicine, 1-98 Dengakugakubo, Kutsukake-cho, Toyoake, Aichi 470-1192, Japan

Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD) is a rare benign histiocytic proliferative disease of unknown cause characterized by a spectrum of clinical signs and characteristic histopathological findings [1]. Cutaneous RDD (cRDD) is a rare variant of RDD, in which lesions are limited to the skin [2]. Here, we report a patient with recurrent cRDD.A 75-year-old woman underwent an operation at a clinic for removal of a subcutaneous tumour on her back. The tumour recurred and rapidly enlarged six months postoperatively, [...]