Search Results for: angiosarcoma

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…ven when ablated by “wide and deep” excisions, usually cause death by metastases. The Stewart-Treves syndrome is angiosarcoma (presumably lymphangiosarcoma) that develops in a lymphedematous arm consequent to the effects of radical…

Clinical, dermoscopic and histopathologic findings of retiform hemangioendothelioma

Clinical, dermoscopic and histopathologic findings of retiform hemangioendothelioma

….CrossRef 2. Calonje E, Fletcher CD, Wilson-Jones E, Rosai J. Retiform hemangioendothelioma. A distinctive form of low-grade angiosarcoma delineated in a series of 15 cases. Am J Surg Pathol. 1994;18(2):115-25. 3. Duke D, Dvorak A, Harris TJ, Cohen…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…y of a diagnosis of mycosis fungoides for flat lesions of it, anymore than it would of Kaposi’s sarcoma, melanoma, and angiosarcoma, each of which is diagnosable when lesions of them are flat. In sum, the descriptive term parapsoriasis should…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lymphedema

…h knobby protuberances of the surface. Stewart-Treves” syndrome is chronic lymphedema in the context of signs local of angiosarcoma. Laboratory confirmation A thick peripheral blood smear is used to search for microfilariae of filariasis….

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

…aid to be “the most deadly form of skin cancer” (p. 59), although other neoplasms of the skin, such as cutaneous angiosarcoma, are clearly more malignant. Basal-cell carcinoma is said to account “for ~80% of all skin cancers”…

Sperling LC, Cowper SE, Knopp EA. An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations. Second edition. New York & London: Informa Healthcare, 2012

Sperling LC, Cowper SE, Knopp EA. An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations. Second edition. New York & London: Informa Healthcare, 2012

…might be better placed in a chapter covering other findings from scalp biopsies for alopecia, such as alopecia neoplastica, angiosarcoma, seborrheic dermatitis, etc. should the authors feel the need for such a chapter. I also noticed that the…