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polyostotic sclerosing histiocytosis, a rare disease characterized by the abnormal multiplication of histiocytes.
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A rare form of non-Langerhans-cell histiocytosis (HISTIOCYTOSIS, NON-LANGERHANS-CELL) with onset in middle age. The systemic disease is characterized by infiltration of lipid-laden macrophages, multinucleated giant cells, an inflammatory infiltrate of lymphocytes and histiocytes in the bone marrow, and a generalized sclerosis of the long bones.
The numerical value of erdheim-chester disease in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of erdheim-chester disease in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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