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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Livedo Vasculitis and Livedo Reticularis

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A type of small-vessel vasculitis (venulitis) of the skin, occurring especially in the vicinity of the ankle, characterized at first by purpuric macules and patches that, in time, may become hemorrhagic blisters that ulcerate and heal with white, stellate scars (atrophie blanche).

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Livedo Reticularis

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Bluish red net-like pattern of macules and patches, a consequence of dilated small end vessels of the superficial plexus.

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Ichthyoses/Disorders of Cornification: Overview

…. Because the doses required for successful control of bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma (epidermolytic hyperkeratosis), lamellar ichthyosis, and nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma generally are higher than those employed for other app…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Exfoliative Erythroderma: Overview

…es the proper diagnosis. Regardless of diagnosis, however, all erythrodermas may initially be treated in a similar manner. The initial therapeutic strategy is control of symptoms and prevention of the complications of erythroderma (fluid and calorie…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Ichthyoses

Noninflammatory scaly disorders in which polygonal gray or brown scales tend to be elevated at their periphery, causing them to appear to be separated from contiguous scales, findings that are seen in three conditions, namely, ichthyosis vulgaris (a…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Melanocytic Nevi and Melanotic Macules

Hamartomas (“congenital” melanocytic nevi) and benign neoplasms (“acquired” melanocytic nevi) of various specific types, all of which are composed of abnormal melanocytes and manifested clinically as lesions of different colo…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Epidermal Nevi

Epidermal nevi are hamartomas in which the epidermis is abnormal, being hyperkeratotic, and in which lesions are aligned along Blaschko’s lines….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma

Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma Synonyms Autosomal recessive lamellar ichthyosis with normal transglutaminase levels Erythrodermic lamellar ichthyosis (ELI) Congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma Nonbullous congenital ichthyosiform

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma

Epidermal nevi are hamartomas in which the epidermis is abnormal, being hyperkeratotic, and in which lesions are aligned along Blaschko’s lines….

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Darier’s Disease

A genetically determined disorder in which numerous closely set keratotic papules are present on the skin, especially the trunk, in nail units, and on mucous membranes, particularly the palate, but also rarely in other parts of the gastrointestinal…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Erythroderma of psoriasis vs. Erythroderma of mycosis fungoides

A genetically determined disorder in which numerous closely set keratotic papules are present on the skin, especially the trunk, in nail units, and on mucous membranes, particularly the palate, but also rarely in other parts of the gastrointestinal…

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