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Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis Treatment

Stages of LCH

There is no staging system for Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH).

The extent or spread of disease is usually described as stages. There is no staging system for LCH.

Treatment of LCH is based on where LCH cells are found in the body and whether one or more body systems are affected.

LCH is described as single-system disease or multisystem disease, depending on how many body systems are affected:

LCH may affect low-risk organs or high-risk organs, depending on where it occurs in the body: