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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

Both angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia and angiosarcoma are processes pathologic that involve endothelium-lined blood vessels. Whereas angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia is a vascular malformation that comes into being by virtue o…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…nymore 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 not be used unmodified because it is imprecise, confusing, and p…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lymphedema

…ndrome 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. Cause and mechanism Primary lymphedema is hereditary and is the resu…