Lymphadenopathy, elevated liver function tests and weight loss in a 68-year-old man

Karen L. Krok, Micheal S. Torbenson, Richard D. Schulick, Paul J. Thuluvath

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Abstract

A 68-year-old man presented to the hospital with fevers, weight loss, lymphadenopathy and abnormal liverassociated enzymes. After a thorough workup, a liver biopsy demonstrated histiocytes with phagocytosis of the lymphocytes and a positive immunostain for S-100. The diagnosis of Rosai-Dorfman disease was made. This case report will discuss the patient's presentation as well as the diagnosis and treatment of this rare, non-malignant disorder, which only rarely affects the liver.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)103-106
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Digestive Diseases
Volume8
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2007

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Keywords

  • Abnormal liver enzymes
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Rosai-Dorfman disease

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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