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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sclerema neonatorum

…necrotic fat sometimes Diffuse fibroplasia in zones of necrosis of fat Correlation clinicopathologic Plaques and nodules of sclerema neonatorum result from thickening of the subcutaneous fat consequent to increase in the size of nearly every…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pemphigus Foliaceus

A blistering inflammatory disease in which acantholysis occurs in the upper part of the spinous zone or granular zone of the epidermis, the result of the process being flaccid blisters that give way to erosions and crusts accompanied by erythema….

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pemphigus Vulgaris

A blistering disease of skin and mucous membranes that presents itself in the skin first as flaccid bullae that soon become eroded, and in mucous membranes as erosions, hemorrhagic crusts, or both. If widespread and untreated, the disease can be…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Poststeroid panniculitis

…ferent causes. Subcutaneous fat necrosis and its lookalike, poststeroid panniculitis, are different histopathologically from sclerema neonatorum, a condition that is not truly a panniculitis, devoid as it is initially of an infiltrate of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Subcutaneous fat necrosis of the newborn

…s, thighs, shoulders, back, or arms Individual lesions Dusky-red nodules Course Self-limited Differential diagnosis clinical Sclerema neonatorum is manifested by diffuse hardening of the skin of debilitated newborns. Findings histopathologic Early…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…id panniculitis, on one hand and sclerema neonatorum on the other. The crystals shown are present in macrophages, whereas in sclerema neonatorum they are present in adipocytes almost entirely. 10.101.2A: Panniculitis, lobular + 10.101.2B: Crystals…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Toxic erythema of the newborn

…rn infants in the first 5 days of life. Hautarzt 2000;51(6):396–400. Marchini G, Ulfgren AK, Lore K, et al. Erythema toxicum neonatorum: an immunohistochemical analysis. Pediatr Dermatol 2001;18:177–87. Meyerhof E, Lypolt-Krajaniovic M. Das erythema…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cold panniculitis

…rs in the first few weeks of life of healthy newborns as red-purple nodules on the cheeks, back, buttocks, arms, and thighs. Sclerema neonatorum affects infants debilitated by a severe disease underlying, e.g., catastrophic dehydration secondary to…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subcorneal Blistering Diseases?

…aphylococcal scalded skin syndrome Bullous impetigo Friction blister Pemphigus foliaceus and erythematosus .Erithema toxicum neonatorum” Rapini R. Clinical and pathologic differential diagnosis. In: Bolognia JL, Jorizzo JL, Rapini RP, eds….