Department of Dermatology, University of Regensburg, Franz-Josef-Strauß-Allee 11, 93047 Regensburg, Germany, Private Practice, Landshut, Germany
- Key words: sinus histiocytosis, Rosai-Dorfman disease, lymphadenopathy, cutaneous manifestation, emperipolesis
- Page(s) : 293-6
- Published in: 2006
We report a 73-year-old woman with the typical findings of “Rosai-Dorfman disease” (RDD) including massive, painless lymphadenopathy, fever and multiple, asymptomatic cutaneous lesions on her face, collum and neck. Histologically, the lesions were marked by characteristic large macrophages exhibiting emperipolesis.