Extranodal Rosai-Dorfman disease as a pelvic mass

B. J.L. Leiva, R. M. Bofill, B. U. Sevin, X. J. Geiger

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Abstract

Rosai-Dorfman disease (RDD) is a rare histiocytic disorder of unknown cause. RDD most commonly involves the cervical lymph nodes, but extranodal involvement has been described. We report the case of a patient with extranodal RDD that presented as a retroperitoneal mass obstructing the left ureter. The patient underwent surgical resection of the mass, followed by a 5-month course of vinblastine. There was no evidence of progressive disease 22 months after surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)312-315
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Gynecological Cancer
Volume16
Issue numberSUPPL. 1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2006

Keywords

  • Chemotherapy
  • Pelvic mass
  • Rosai-Dorfman disease
  • Surgical resection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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    Leiva, B. J. L., Bofill, R. M., Sevin, B. U., & Geiger, X. J. (2006). Extranodal Rosai-Dorfman disease as a pelvic mass. International Journal of Gynecological Cancer, 16(SUPPL. 1), 312-315. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1525-1438.2006.00337.x