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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliaria crystallina

Miliaria crystallina Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Mostly in infants of both sexes, but also in elderly bedridden persons whose home is overheated Distribution of lesions Localized or widespread, especially at sites of recent sunburn Indivi…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Apocrine Miliaria?

…of sweat retention dermatoses which bear the generic title of miliaria. Up to now, miliaria has been related solely to the eccrine sweat gland, but it would seem necessary to expand the concept of miliaria to include disturbances arising from the ret…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliaria rubra

…nduction of an inflammatory response. Comment Conventionally, miliaria has been classified as being of three types, namely, crystallina, rubra, and profunda. The so-called deep form, i.e., profunda, probably is a variant of rubra, but the crystallina

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliaria

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…a, the primary process often being granuloma annulare. Error: Miliaria rubra, miliaria crystallina, and miliaria profunda are variants of a single pathologic process. Reason: All three “conditions” are unrelated to one another, and that i…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subcorneal Blistering Diseases?

…elphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1949:58. “Subcorneal vesicles Miliaria crystallina Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome Bullous impetigo Friction blister Pemphigus foliaceus and erythematosus .Erithema toxicum neonatorum” Rapini R. Clinical and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Impetigo contagiosa

…lar exists between attributes clinical and histopathologic in miliaria crystallina. Clinically, vesicles of that particular expression of miliaria are clear as crystal, yet on examination histopathologic, numerous neutrophils are scattered in tense i…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Fox-Fordyce disease

Fox-Fordyce disease Synonyms Apocrine miliaria Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Postpubertal women mostly Distribution of lesions Sites where apocrine glands are numerous, i.e., axillae, periumbilical, pubic, and areolae Arrangement of lesions…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Selection of the Method for Surgery

…is missing (Fig. 4.1). Tiny tense vesicles, such as those of miliaria crystallina, dyshidrotic dermatitis, and infection by herpesvirus, are an exception to the rule that scalpel excision is preferable for biopsy of blisters; if a 4.0-mm punch can e…