Unicentric Castleman's disease: An unusual cause of neck swe
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Castleman's disease is a rare disorder in which there is a benign proliferation of lymphoid tissue.There are two clinical entities namely, unicentric Castleman's disease with the disease confined to a single anatomic lymph node and a multicentric Castleman's disease characterized by generalized lymphadenopathy, constitutional symptoms, a more aggressive clinical course and relatively poorer prognosis.The most common histopathological subtype is the hyaline vascular variant. We present the case of an 18-year-old female presented with a painless right-sided neck swelling which was completely excised and diagnosed to have hyaline vascular variant of unicentric Castleman's disease. This disorder carries an excellent prognosis and does not require further therapy if complete excision of the involved lymph node has been done. ..

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