Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease): Imaging manifestations in the head and neck

Donald V. La Barge, Karen L. Salzman, H. Ric Harnsberger, Lawrence E. Ginsberg, Bronwyn E. Hamilton, Richard H. Wiggins, Patricia A. Hudgins

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OBJECTIVE. We present the largest case series in the English-language imaging literature, emphasizing the variety of presentations of Rosai-Dorfman disease in the head and neck. CONCLUSION. Rosai-Dorfman disease is a rare disorder with multiple sites of involvement in the head and neck.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)W299-W306
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1 2008



  • Emperipolesis
  • Histiocytosis
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Lymphoma
  • Rosai-Dorfman disease
  • Sinus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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