[FIGURE 2 OMITTED] [FIGURE 3 OMITTED] LCH encompasses a spectrum of clinical manifestations ranging from a solitary chronic lesion, known as an eosinophilic granuloma, to a fulminant multisystem process called Letterer-Siwe disease.
What does LESD stand for?
LESD stands for Letterer-Siwe Disease
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- Lower Eastside Service Center
- Logistics Engineering and Supply Chain Management (University of Hong Kong)
- Local Educational Support Center Network
- Lahore Electric Supply Company (Pakistan)
- Logistics & Environmental Support Services Corporation (Huntsville, Alabama)
- Large Engineering Systems Conference on Power Engineering
- Lake Erie Silver Dolphins (Cleveland, Ohio swim club)
- Landscaping Engineered Stormwater Devices (Hamilton City Council, New Zealand, Development Manual Technical Specifications)
- Laveen Elementary School District (Laveen, AZ)
- Limiting Empirical Spectral Distribution
- Litchfield Elementary School District (Arizona)
- Local Economic and Social Development (various locations)
- Logistics Exercise and Simulation Directorate
- Lester Sumrall Evangelistic Association
- Lower East Side Ecology Center (New York, NY)
- Low Energy Scanning Electron Microscope
- Rapeseed Lecithin Ethanol Soluble Fraction
- Lower East Side Family Union
- Late Effects Study Group (cancer)
Samples in periodicals archive:
In Letterer-Siwe disease, there is multisystem involvement.
Both terms lump together various diseases previously called Hand-Schuller-Christian disease, Letterer-Siwe disease, and eosinophilic granuloma of the bone.
1) At that time, histiocytosis X was subdivided into three types: (1) eosinophilic granuloma, an isolated osteolytic lesion: (2) Hand-Schuller-Christian disease, a multifocal version of eosinophilic granuloma that is often accompanied by systemic manifestations; and (3) Letterer-Siwe disease, a systemic, rapidly progressive form of histiocytosis X.