Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Porphyria cutanea tarda

…lines, nalidixic acid, furosemide, naproxen, and sulfonamides. Hydroa vacciniforme occurs in children who display no sclerodermoid changes, hyperpigmentation, or hypertrichosis. Sclerodermas are not associated with blisters. Acquired epidermolysis bu…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Dermatitis herpetiformis

Dermatitis herpetiformis Synonyms During-Brocq disease Duhring’s disease Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Begins usually in young adults, but may appear for the first time in children or in middle-aged persons; no predilection for eith…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lupus erythematosus

Lupus erythematosus Synonyms Lupus erythematodes Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Young adult women especially, but sometimes neonates and older persons of both sexes. Distribution of lesions Often localized to sun-exposed sites such as the fa…