Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Subcutaneous Fat

…as faulty attempts at formation of structures that come into being during embryogenesis and, that being the case, thorough knowledge of embryology and histology are necessary to diagnosis accurately and comprehension insightfully of those disorders….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Breast a Sweat Gland?

…yelid are especially modified sweat glands.” Allen AC. Embryology, anatomy, and physiology. In: The Skin: A Clinicopathologic Treatise. St. Louis, MO: CV Mosby, 1954:17. “Since the breast is a modified sebaceous gland, it lies in the su…