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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…s + On a face marked by extensive solar elastosis = Comedo of FavreRacouchot disease + Infundibula plugged by parakeratotic cells = Phrynoderma + Alternation of orthokeratosis and parakeratosis in both vertical and horizontal directions and a promin…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…in the skin above the zygoma constitute nodular elastoidosis (FavreRacouchot syndrome). Steroid acne refers to comedones and pustules that are induced by prolonged administration of corticosteroids systemically or by application topically. CRUST [L….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acne vulgaris

…acne, and solar acne, the caricature of which is met with in FavreRacouchot syndrome. Parenthetically, nevus comedonicus is an entirely different phenomenon, being a malformation congenital of infundibula, some of which extend in bloated form into…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…hose skin has been battered by sunlight, a condition known as Favre-Rachouchot syndrome. The latter condition is characterized by discrete infundibular cysts that, unlike the situation in trichoadenoma, are not connected to one another by columns of…