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Erdheim-Chester disease: typical radiological bone features for a rare xanthogranulomatosis
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    Dear Editor, plain X-ray films will demonstrate the bony defect and its margin whether it is sclerotic or not. In that lesions due to excessive bone marrow infiltration and soft tissue formation , the soft tissue formed is directly proportional to the bone marrow infiltration and disease activitynot to the size of the bone defect. The accurate parameter to follow up the bone marrow infiltration or recovery is to follow up t...

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