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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Photosensitivity Dermatoses: Overview

…as for acute contact dermatitis, as follows. Prescribe soaks (Burrow solution, 1:10) to be applied 3 times daily for 15–20 minutes to areas of vesiculation, crusting, oozing, and/or secondary infection. Prescribe a high- or superhigh-potency steroid…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Arthropod assaults

…te Sarcoptes scabiei, when acute, is typified clinically by a burrow, i.e., a tunnel, clinically sometimes slightly curved, in the stratum corneum with a vesicle often at the far end of it; at other times, the entire length of the intraepidermal burr…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…as in some responses to the “bite” of an insect. BURROW [ME. borow (a hole made by an animal for shelter)]: A tunnel, usually in the cornified layer or spinous zone of the epidermis, fashioned by a parasite (Fig. 3.8). The female mite of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…and interstitial dermatitis + 10.5.13B: Ova of mites within a burrow in the cornified layer = Scabies The infiltrate consists of lymphocytes, plasma cells, and eosinophils, all of which are expected in a lesion of scabies. 10.5.14A: Perivascular and…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Pre-emptive diagnosis of a case of scabies by dermatopathology

…volves a stable population of 15-20 adult female mites, which burrow in the stratum corneum where they deposit eggs and faeces [2]. The clinical symptoms of an intensely itchy eruption occur typically after a delay of two to six weeks in the case of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…, her progeny, or her detritus, alone or in combination, in a burrow within the cornified layer = Scabies + A single larva above the epidermal basal layer = Creeping eruption + Cercaria in the middle of the epidermal spinous layer = Swimmer”s i…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…that condition, when it presents itself concentionally, is a burrow bounded often by a tiny intraepidermal vesicle at its far end, the site to which the female mite has advanced in the cornified layer. The infiltrate in a typical papule of scabies i…