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Medical Term:

juvenile xanthogranuloma

Definition

single or multiple reddish to yellow papules or nodules, usually found in young children, consisting of dermal infiltration by histiocytes and Touton giant cells, with increasing fibrosis.

Synonym(s): nevoxanthoendothelioma

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