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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Incontinentia pigmenti

Incontinentia pigmenti Synonyms Bloch-Sulzberger syndrome Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Lesions in females at birth. Practically never in boys. Distribution of lesions Trunk and extremities Arrangement of lesions Linear, streaks, and whorls…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…osinophils in contiguity with numerous necrotic keratocytes = Incontinentia pigmenti, vesicular stage Inflammatory cells (in this case eosinophils) en route from the papillary dermis to the epidermal spinous zone obscure invariably the dermoepidermal…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…. + Large collections of eosinophils in spongiotic vesicles = Incontinentia pigmenti + Collections of eosinophils in discrete loci of the epidermis = Toxic erythema of the newborn + Acantholytic cells in suprabasal spaces, surface epidermal and somet…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Blaschkitis?

…heterozygous states of various X-linked gene defects, such as incontinentia pigmenti, X-linked hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia, and focal dermal hypoplasia. For Happle it is evident that a direct relationship exists between lyonization and the line…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…es, such as Grover’s disease and the verrucous stage of incontinentia pigmenti; in neoplastic diseases, such as Bowen’s disease and subungual keratoacanthoma; in genodermatoses such as Darier’s disease; and in cystic conditions such…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Herpes gestationis

…s vulgaris, dermatitis herpetiformis, cicatricial pemphigoid, incontinential pigmenti, urtica, an insect “bite,” and urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy are different from one another and from urticarial lesions of bullous pemphig…