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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliaria crystallina

…appear within the few days that it takes to form a new stratum corneum Variations clinical Miliaria crystalline (superficial miliaria, sudamina) Miliaria rubra (prickley heat, heat rash) Miliaria profunda Differential diagnosis clinical…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Apocrine Miliaria?

…alternative title “apocrine miliaria.” What does apocrine miliaria have in common pathogenetically with eccrine miliaria? Nothing! The term “miliaria rubra,” i.e., eccrine miliaria, designates an aberration in sweating. That…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliaria rubra

…ici Græci contractae ex veteribus medicinae tetra biblios. Basel, 1542:743. Arpey CJ, Nagashima-Whalen LS, et al. Congenital miliaria crystallina: Case report and literature review. Pediatr Dermatol 1992;9:283–87. Bontius J. De medicina Indorum Lib…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliaria

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…n: It is nothing other than a type of anetoderma, 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…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subcorneal Blistering Diseases?

…phigus Subcorneal pustular dermatosis IgA pemphigus Infantile pustular dermatoses Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis Miliaria crystallina” Weedon D. An approach to the interpretation of skin biopsies. In: Weedon D, ed. Skin Pathology,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Impetigo contagiosa

…e are numerous exceptions to this maxim. For example, vesicles of herpes simplex, zoster, and varicella, as well as those of miliaria crystallina, dyshidrotic dermatitis, and hand-foot-and-mouth disease are tense, yet they are intraepidermal. Severe…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Fox-Fordyce disease

…ction by cornified cells of the intra-infundibular apocrine duct. Fox-Fordyce disease should not be conceived of as apocrine miliaria because it is not at all analogous to eccrine miliaria. Neither should Fox-Fordyce disease be regarded as simple…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Selection of the Method for Surgery

…m which an element critical for diagnosis, i.e., the epidermis, 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…