Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Candidiasis: Clinical Cases

…ing female On bilateral hands, there are brightly erythematous fissured erosions in the interdigital web spaces between fingers in addition to edema and erythema of the proximal nail folds of several digits KOH prep of fluid taken from an eroded fiss…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…croscopy, collagen, too, is observed to be composed of fibers. FISSURE [L. fissura (cleft)]: A linear defect that extends from the surface of the skin into the dermis (Fig. 3.16). Fissures tend to occur over flexural creases, especially of palms and…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Primary and Secondary Lesions?

“Some of the appearances observed in cutaneous diseases are caused directly by the deposition of morbid products in the skin. These bear the name of Primary symptoms or eruptions, Efflorescentiae cutaneae primariae. But these eruptions often…