How is eosinophilic granuloma (histiocytosis X) prevented?

Updated: Mar 29, 2018
  • Author: Eleanor M Summerhill, MD, FACP, FCCP; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Effective antismoking measures can prevent pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis X (PLCH). See Medscape's Smoking Resource Center.


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