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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy

Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy Synonyms Disseminated intravascular coagulation Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Usually adults of both sexes, but sometimes children Distribution of lesions Extremities especially Individual lesions…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Subcutaneous Fat: Panniculitis

…whereas thrombi in small vessels in company with an infiltrate rich in neutrophils conveys probability of septic vasculitis. Consumptive coagulopathy is a vaso-occlusive disease, not a vasculitis, just as amyloidosis, when systemic, is a…

The importance of early diagnosis and treatment of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma complicated by Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon

The importance of early diagnosis and treatment of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma complicated by Kasabach-Merritt phenomenon

…/or the coagulation abnormalities that makes the biopsy challenging. Differential diagnosis with other tumors that may cause coagulopathy should be performed. Baselga et al [8] described that rapidly involuting congenital hemangioma (RICH) may…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…s for particular kinds of disorders of blood vessels, such as vasculitis or a disease characterized by vaso-occlusion (e.g., consumptive coagulopathy) or vaso-intrusion (e.g., systemic amyloidosis). In theory, the term vasculopathy is applicable…

Tufted hemangioma: clinical case and literature review

Tufted hemangioma: clinical case and literature review

…adhesion of the thrombocytes to the endothelial cells of the hemangioma. Subsequent activation of the thrombocytes leads to coagulopathy. Large hemangiomas may lead to congestive heart failure [7]. Osio et al. described a clinical variant of tufted…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Limitations of the Algorithmic Method

…iltrates (see Fig. 5.162). And for a third example, vaso-occlusive diseases (ones typified by occlusion of a lumen), such as consumptive coagulopathies, as exemplified by purpura fulminans, and vaso-intrusive diseases (ones characterized by a…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…naffiliated with an inflammatory disease, as is the case for solar purpura, thrombocytopenia, and disseminated intravascular coagulopathy. Figure 3.29 Purpura: petechiae and ecchymoses. PUSTULE [L. pustula (a small sore discharging pus)]:…