Search Results for: neurodermatitis

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atopic Dermatitis?

…iteal fossae, he initially gave the disorder the title “neurodermatitis of atopic type,” then “atopic eczema,” and, last, “atopic dermatitis.” In time it became apparent that patients with so-called atopic dermatit…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen simplex chronicus/Prurigo nodularis/Picker’s nodule/Erosions/Ulcers

…osions/Ulcers Synonyms Lichen simplex chonicus (circumscribed neurodermatitis, lichen Vidal, lichen circumscripta, neurodermatitis, neurodermatitis circumscripta, lichen simplex, secondary lichenification) Prurigo nodularis (nodular lichenification)…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…named necrobiosis lipoidica and necrobiotic xanthogranuloma. NEURODERMATITIS [Gk. neuron (nerve) + derma (skin) + –itis (inflammation of)]: A term meant to describe changes in the skin that were thought to be related in some way to “nerv…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

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 review of the literature. J Am Acad Dermatol 1994;30(4):575–80….

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Notalgia paresthetica: the unreachable itch

…include tinea versicolor, contact dermatitis, parapsoriasis, neurodermatitis, and macular amyloidosis. Biopsy of NP may show signs of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, mild hyperkeratosis, and mild inflammatory infiltrate of the papillary dermis…

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

Lichen striatus

…phy Bibliography for lichen striatus Alexander A. Die lineare Neurodermatitis. In: Jadassohn J, ed. Handbuch der Haut- und Geschlechtskrankheiten. Berlin: Springer, 1927;6:402. Balzer F, Mercier R. Trophonéurose lichenoide en bande linéare sur le tra…