Castleman's disease is a rare disorder of unknown etiology and different clinical manifestations, occurring in young adults (usually prior to age 30 years). In this case report we present one such case who was a 16 years old male with abdominal pain, weight loss, cervical lymph adenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly. Lymph node biopsy revealed hyaline-vascular type of Castleman's disease. He was put on chemotherapy but was lost to follow-up.
Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan
(2006). Castleman's disease -- a rare disease of lymph nodes. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan, 16(1), 74-75.
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