Latest Advances

  • Condition: Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD)
  • Journal: The Canadian journal of urology
  • Treatment Used: Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient with Erdheim-Chester disease (ECD), a rare systemic disorder, who developed kidney stones treated with percutaneous nephrolithotomy.
  • Condition: Patients With BRAF V600 Mutation-Positive Malignancies
  • Journal: Clinical pharmacology in drug development
  • Treatment Used: Vemurafenib
  • Number of Patients: 6
  • Published —
This study estimated absolute bioavailability of oral vemurafenib at steady state and to characterize the pharmacokinetics of a single intravenous microdose of 14 C-labeled vemurafenib in patients with BRAFV600 mutation-positive malignancies.
  • Condition: Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD) Revealed by Diabetes Insipidus
  • Journal: The Pan African medical journal
  • Treatment Used: Pegylated Interferon Alpha
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 64-year-old Tunisian female patient diagnosed with Erdheim-Chester disease (abnormal histocytes; ECD) treated with pegylated Interferon alpha.
  • Condition: Erdheim-Chester Disease (ECD)
  • Journal: Zhongguo xiu fu chong jian wai ke za zhi = Zhongguo xiufu chongjian waike zazhi = Chinese journal of reparative and reconstructive surgery
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 9
  • Published —
This study summarized the preliminary effectiveness of surgical treatment of Erdheim-Chester disease (blood cancer; ECD), so as to improve the understanding of the disease by orthopedic surgeons.
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