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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cells That Mediate Inflammation (Inflammatory Cells)

…mphocytes, plasma cells, and histiocytes; whether mast cells, basophils, Langerhans” cells, dermal dendrocytes, fibrocytes, and platelets should be considered inflammatory cells is a matter yet unresolved. We address here those cells that may p…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Our Definition of “Inflammation” and “Inflammatory Disease”

…ut which cells truly are inflammatory ones, e.g., mast cells, basophils, Langerhans” cells, dermal dendrocytes, fibrocytes, and platelets. Each of those types of cells contributes to an inflammatory response, but none of them is regarded univer…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Introduction

…flammatory cells” themselves (neutrophils, eosinophils, basophils, mast cells, platelets, lymphocytes, plasma cells, histiocytes, and fibrocytes), and the matter of where those cells come from, what they look like (Fig. 2.1), and what they do….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Suggested Readings

…in the late-phase reaction. Br J Dermatol 1996;134:997-1004. Basophils Bischoff SC, Zwahlen R, Stucki M, et al. Basophil histamine release and leukotriene production in response to anti-IgE and anti-IgE receptor antibodies. Comparison of normal subj…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Incontinentia pigmenti

…994;31:852–57. Schmalstieg FC, Jorizzo JL, Tschen J, Subrt P. Basophils in incontinentia pigmenti. J Am Acad Dermatol 1984;10:362–64. Sulzberger MB. Incontinentia pigmenti (Bloch-Sulzberger). Arch Dermatol 1938;154:19–32. Vicente-Villa A, Lamas JV, P…