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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Venous Stasis: Treatment

…: If there is firm adherent fibrinous exudate in the ulcer, debridement will accelerate healing. Apply 30% lidocaine in acid mantle base and wait 20 minutes before gently debriding with a curette. This can be repeated at each clinic visit until all…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sebaceous Units

…natomic site and, on certain sites, effects of androgens, throughout a lifetime. Figure 1.44 Schematic representation of the mantle of a follicle. Although in cross section a mantle, which emanates from the junction of infundibulum and isthmus,…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Tricho-, pilo-, folliculo- ?

…They were named mantles by Felix Pinkus, who was among the first to describe them, because he thought they resembled cloaks, Mantle being the German word for cloak. When, however, mantles are viewed in cross rather than vertical sections, it becomes…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cells That Mediate Inflammation (Inflammatory Cells)

…coidal granulomas as “naked” tubercles formed only by epithelioid histiocytes derives from the lack of a notable mantle of lymphocytes (and sometimes plasma cells) around the granulomas and from absence of caseous necrosis. For this…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…cells other than epithelioid histiocytes is termed sarcoidal (“naked” tubercle), and that surrounded by a dense mantle of lymphocytes, and sometimes plasma cells, is designated tuberculoid. Sarcoidal granulomas are found not only in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cat-scratch disease

…ndings histopathologic Fully developed Zone of necrosis and fibrin in the upper part of the reticular dermis surrounded by a mantle of macrophages, lymphocytes, and plasma cells Granulomas of stellate shape often joined by neutrophils in number in…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

…ic outlines 5. Lymphoid follicles normal and well circumscribed 5. Lymphoid follicles abnormal and poorly circumscribed 6. A mantle of lymphocytes around germinal centers usually well defined 6. No well-defined mantle of lymphocytes around germinal…