Search Results for: neurodermatitis

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atopic Dermatitis?

…: Clinical dermatology. St. Louis, MO: CV Mosby Co, 1990:37. “Atopic Eczema [Willan 1808] Synonyms. Atopic dermatitis, neurodermatitis, neurodermatitis diffusa, neurodermatitis disseminata, neurodermatitis constitutionalis, neurodermatitis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…kin that were thought to be related in some way to “nerves,” either organically or psychologically. Two types of neurodermatitis have been described, namely, circumscribed (lichen simplex chronicus) and disseminated (atopic dermatitis)….

Hypertrophic lichen planus versus prurigo nodularis: a dermoscopic perspective

Hypertrophic lichen planus versus prurigo nodularis: a dermoscopic perspective

…lly involves shin and ankles and is characterized by hyperkeratotic plaques and nodules. Prurigo nodularis (PN) is a chronic neurodermatitis that presents with intensely pruritic nodules. Histopathology of HLP and PN demonstrate epidermal…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Reactive Perforating Collagenosis?

…an association between RPC [reactive perforating collagenosis] and hyperparathyroidism, hypothyroidism, liver disorders, and neurodermatitis.” Faver IR, Daoud MS, Su WP. Acquired reactive perforating collagenosis: report of six cases and…

Notalgia paresthetica: the unreachable itch

Notalgia paresthetica: the unreachable itch

…ical or musculoskeletal symptoms. Differential diagnosis should include tinea versicolor, contact dermatitis, parapsoriasis, neurodermatitis, and macular amyloidosis. Biopsy of NP may show signs of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, mild…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Atopic dermatitis

Atopic dermatitis Synonyms Neurodermatitis Atopic eczema Presentation stereotypical Age and sex All ages and both sexes; in infants, children, and young adults who are atopic and in whom the signs of rubbing and scratching tend to be distributed on…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Fox-Fordyce disease

…ung. Dermatol Wochenschr 1925;80:821. Fordyce JA. A chronic, itching, papular eruption of axillae and pubes; its relation to neurodermatitis. J Cutan Dis 1909;27:187. Fox GH, Fordyce JA. Two cases of a rare papular disease affecting the axillary…