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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 159-163

Everolimus in Erdheim–Chester disease


1 Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, 6 October City, Egypt
2 Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, 6 October City, Egypt

Correspondence Address:
Mohamed A. Hussein
MD, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, 6 October City
Egypt
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.7123/01.EJIM.0000433902.50829.68

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A 43-year-old man presented with bony pains, repeated pathological fractures with overlying skin ulcerations, and forearm and chest wall swellings. Investigations led to the diagnosis of Erdheim–Chester disease. Treatment with low-dose prednisolone, oral everolimus, and zoledronic acid was started, with a marked improvement in his condition.



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