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Other non-neoplastic disease

Crystal storing histiocytosis

Reviewers: Dr. Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 9 November 2011, last major update October 2011
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● Associated with plasmacytoma

Case reports

● 54 year old woman with recurrent lung mass containing macrophages with numerous eosinophilic cytoplasmic crystals in alveoli and interstitium (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1996;120:978)

Negative stains


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