Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia masquerading as Kimura disease

P L Ramchandani, T Sabesan, K Hussein
British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 2005, 43 (3): 249-52
Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia is a rare benign vasoproliferative disease of unknown cause, which can present as tumour-like nodules in the head and neck. We treated a patient who showed some of the features of Kimura disease (KD), which is an important differential diagnosis, because of the latter's association with renal disease.

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