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- Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH): Clinical condition associated with proliferation or inappropriate localization of Langerhans cells (dendritic cells, histiocytes, mononuclear phagocytes)
- Related disorders:
- Macrophage hyperactivation syndromes (e.g., hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis [HLH], macrophage activation syndrome)
- Malignant histiocytosis (lymphoma subtype)