Autopsy and Case Reports
http://www.autopsyandcasereports.org/article/doi/10.4322/acr.2018.036
Autopsy and Case Reports
Article / Clinical Case Report

Solitary extranodal Rosai-Dorfman disease of the mandible: an exceedingly rare presentation

Ameer Hamza; Zhifei Zhang; Basim Al-Khafaji

Abstract

Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy, generally known by the name of Rosai-Dorfman disease is a rare benign condition principally affecting cervical lymph nodes. Concurrent extra-nodal disease frequently occurs, however, solitary extra-nodal disease involving the mandible is exceedingly rare with less than five reported cases in the English literature. We describe a case of primary involvement of the mandible in a 27-year-old female, and discuss the differential diagnosis of this disease with other histiocytic lesions.

Keywords

Histiocytosis, Sinus, Histiocytosis, NonLangerhan-cell, Mandible

References

Rosai J, Dorfman RF. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy. A newly recognized benign clinicopathological entity. Arch Pathol. 1969;87(1):63-70.5782438

Mahzoni P, Zavareh MH, Bagheri M, Hani N, Moqtader B. Intracranial Rosai-Dorfman disease. J Res Med Sci. 2012;17(3):304-7.23267385

Zhu F, Zhang JT, Xing XW, et al. Rosai-Dorfman disease: a retrospective analysis of 13 cases. Am J Med Sci. 2013;345(3):200-10. 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e3182553e2d.22652821

Setareh M, Zahra M, Vahid M, Farah S. Generalized lymphadenopathy in infancy; a case report. Iran J Pediatr. 2013;23(1):105-8.23548976

Igrutinovic Z, Medovic R, Markovic S, et al. Rosai-Dorfman disease of vertebra: case report and literature review. Turk J Pediatr. 2016;58(5):566-71. 10.24953/turkjped.2016.05.020.28621104

Foucar E, Rosai J, Dorfman RF. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease): review of the entity. Semin Diagn Pathol. 1990;7(1):19-73.2180012

Foucar E, Rosai J, Dorfman RF. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy. An analysis of 14 deaths occurring in a patient registry. Cancer. 1984;54(9):1834-40. 10.1002/1097-0142(19841101)54:9<1834::AID-CNCR2820540911>3.0.CO;2-F.6478418

Duan HG, Zheng CQ, Wang DH, et al. Extranodal sinonasal Rosai-Dorfman disease: a clinical study of 10 cases. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2015;272(9):2313-8. 10.1007/s00405-014-3297-7.25318688

Goodnight JW, Wang MB, Sercarz JA, Fu YS. Extranodal Rosai-Dorfman disease of the head and neck. Laryngoscope. 1996;106(3 Pt 1):253-6. 10.1097/00005537-199603000-00002.8614184

Wenig BM, Abbondanzo SL, Childers EL, Kapadia SB, Heffner DR. Extranodal sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease) of the head and neck. Hum Pathol. 1993;24(5):483-92. 10.1016/0046-8177(93)90160-I.8491488

Carbone A, Devaney KO, Passannante A, Rinaldo A, Gloghini A, Ferlito A. Review of sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Rosai-Dorfman disease) of head and neck. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1999;108(11 Pt 1):1095-104. 10.1177/000348949910801113.10579239

Alawi F, Robinson BT, Carrasco L. Rosai-Dorfman disease of the mandible. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2006;102(4):506-12. 10.1016/j.tripleo.2005.10.071.16997119

Kademani D, Patel SG, Prasad ML, Huvos AG, Shah JP. Intraoral presentation of Rosai-Dorfman disease: a case report and review of the literature. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2002;93(6):699-704. 10.1067/moe.2002.123495.12142877

Walker PD, Rosai J, Dorfman RF. The osseous manifestations of sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy. Am J Clin Pathol. 1981;75(2):131-9. 10.1093/ajcp/75.2.131.7468520

Lehnert M, Eisenschenk A, Dienemann D, Linnarz M. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy: skeletal involvement. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 1993;113(1):53-6. 10.1007/BF00440596.8117513

Günhan O, Finci R, Günaydin Y, Somuncu I. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy: a case with facial bones involvement. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1991;49(2):205-9.1990100

Butler WM, Armstrong WA. Pregnancy and sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy. Ann Intern Med. 1985;102(2):278. 10.7326/0003-4819-102-2-278.3966775

Swerdlow SH, Campo E, Harris NL, et al. WHO classification of tumours of haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues. 4th ed. Geneva: WHO; 2017.

Jaffe ES, Harris NL, Vardiman J, Arber DA, Campo E. Hematopathology e-book. Philadelphia: Elsevier Health Sciences.

Ranganathan S. Histiocytic proliferations. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2016;33(6):396-409. 10.1053/j.semdp.2016.08.009.27720561

Emile JF, Abla O, Fraitag S, et al. Revised classification of histiocytoses and neoplasms of the macrophage-dendritic cell lineages. Blood. 2016;127(22):2672-81. 10.1182/blood-2016-01-690636.26966089

Eckardt A, Schultze A. Maxillofacial manifestations of Langerhans cell histiocytosis: a clinical and therapeutic analysis of 10 patients. Oral Oncol. 2003;39(7):687-94. 10.1016/S1368-8375(03)00080-0.12907208

Kenn W, Eck M, Allolio B, et al. Erdheim-Chester disease: evidence for a disease entity different from Langerhans cell histiocytosis? Three cases with detailed radiological and immunohistochemical analysis. Hum Pathol. 2000;31(6):734-9. 10.1053/hupa.2000.8229.10872668

Petrikowski CG, McGaw WT. Erdheim-Chester disease of the jaws: literature review and case report. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2000;90(3):389-98. 10.1067/moe.2000.107537.10982964

Goldblum J, Lamps L, McKenney J, Myers J. Rosai and ackerman’s surgical pathology. 11th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier; 2017.

El-Naggar AK, Chan JKC, Grandis JR, et al. WHO classification of tumours. Lyon: IARC Press; 2017. p. 130-131. WHO classification of head and neck tumours.

Garces S, Medeiros LJ, Patel KP, et al. Mutually exclusive recurrent KRAS and MAP2K1 mutations in Rosai-Dorfman disease. Mod Pathol. 2017;30(10):1367-77. 10.1038/modpathol.2017.55.28664935

Fletcher CDM, Bridge JA, Hogendoorn PCW, Mertens F. WHO classification of tumours. 4thed. Lyon: IARC Press; 2013. p. 348-349. WHO classification of tumours of soft tissue and bone.

Bertoni F, Unni KK, McLeod RA, Sim FH. Xanthoma of bone. Am J Clin Pathol. 1988;90(4):377-84. 10.1093/ajcp/90.4.377.3140652

Lustmann J, Ben-Yehuda D, Somer M, Ulmansky M. Gaucher’s disease affecting the mandible and maxilla (Report of a case). Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 1991;20(1):7-8. 10.1016/S0901-5027(05)80685-X.2019785

Weiss SW, Goldblum JR. Benign fibrohistiocytic tumors. In: Weiss SW, Goldblum JR, editors. Enzinger and weiss’s soft tissue tumors. 4th ed. St. Louis: Mosby Inc; 2001. p. 441490.

Kasper HU, Hegenbarth V, Buhtz P. Rhinoscleroma associated with Rosai-Dorfman reaction of regional lymph nodes. Pathol Int. 2004;54(2):101-4. 10.1111/j.1440-1827.2004.01597.x.14720140

Cuevas-Santos J, Contreras F, McNutt NS. Multibacillary leprosy: lesions with macrophages positive for S100 protein and dendritic cells positive for Factor 13a. J Cutan Pathol. 1998;25(10):530-7. 10.1111/j.1600-0560.1998.tb01736.x.9870671

Dave S, Nori AV, Thappa DM, Siddaraju N. Leprous osteitis presenting as bone cyst and erosions. Dermatol Online J. 2004;10(1):17.15347499

Shemen L, D’Anton M, Toth I, Klijian A, Galantich P. Rosai-Dorfman disease involving the premaxilla. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 1991;100(10):845-51. 10.1177/000348949110001011.1952653

Dodson KM, Powers CN, Reiter ER. Rosai-Dorfman disease presenting as synchronous nasal and intracranial masses. Am J Otolaryngol. 2003;24(6):426-30. 10.1016/S0196-0709(03)00090-5.14608579

Histiocytosis Association. Rosai-Dorfman disease: diagnosis and treatment [Internet]. New Jersey: Histiocytosis Association Inc; 2018 [cited 2018 Feb 17]. Available from: https://www.histio.org/page.aspx?pid=401#.WoiD5qjwbIU

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5b5f028b0e88251e6850c2b2 autopsy Articles
Links & Downloads

Autops Case Rep

Share this page
Page Sections