The purpose of this communication is to call attention to an unusual form of bone granuloma, 2 examples of which came under my observation in private practice. Both of these cases are being reported by the pathologists who examined the specimens; however, I believe the cases are of enough importance from the standpoint of clinical diagnosis and prognosis to warrant a report with emphasis on the clinical features of the condition.
REPORT OF CASES
Case 1.—Leonard U., the second of 3 children, was born in May 1930. The birth was normal, and the birth weight was 7 pounds 10 ounces (3,460 Gm.). He was breast fed and progressed well. I first saw him in June 1932, when he was brought to me on account of cough and noisy breathing. He showed definite signs of bronchial asthma. In October 1932 he had a second attack of asthma.I did not see
BASS MH. SOLITARY EOSINOPHILIC GRANULOMA OF BONE. Am J Dis Child. 1941;61(6):1254–1262. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1941.02000120126010
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