What is the role of imaging studies in the workup of Chédiak-Higashi syndrome (CHS)?

Updated: Aug 08, 2019
  • Author: Roman J Nowicki, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Oral radiographs reveal extensive loss of alveolar bone, leading to tooth exfoliation in most cases. CT scans and MRIs demonstrate diffuse brain and spinal cord atrophy.


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