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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Granuloma Annulare

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An inflammatory, i.e., granulomatous, process that usually takes the form of papules which in constellation often assume annular, arcuate, and serpiginous shapes.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pyogenic Granuloma

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A red, often ulcerated, boggy papule that represents a hyperplasia of small cutaneous vessels which are “fed” by an arteriole in the subcutaneous fat, the lesion resulting consistently from external trauma, usually in the form of a puncture or a yank of a “hang nail.” In time, the proliferation of vessels ceases, there is progressive fibroplasia, and the then gray or white papule shrinks and eventually disappears.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Xanthomas, Including Xanthogranulomas

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Deposits of lipid in the skin and sometimes in subcutaneous tissues as a consequence often, but not always, of hyperlipidemia.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Xanthogranuloma

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A granulomatous inflammatory process that presents itself in children as multiple yellowish papules or nodules that often are associated with systemic involvement of eyes, liver, and testes.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Granuloma Annulare

…rm of papules which in constellation often assume annular, arcuate, and serpiginous shapes. Many variants exist, among them widespread papules, papules in photodistribution, papules marked by tiny crusts (“perforating” granuloma

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pyogenic Granuloma

A red, often ulcerated, boggy papule that represents a hyperplasia of small cutaneous vessels which are “fed” by an arteriole in the subcutaneous fat, the lesion resulting consistently from external trauma, usually in the form of a…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Inguinale

A red, often ulcerated, boggy papule that represents a hyperplasia of small cutaneous vessels which are “fed” by an arteriole in the subcutaneous fat, the lesion resulting consistently from external trauma, usually in the form of a…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare

A red, often ulcerated, boggy papule that represents a hyperplasia of small cutaneous vessels which are “fed” by an arteriole in the subcutaneous fat, the lesion resulting consistently from external trauma, usually in the form of a…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…s hypothesis has been suggested for similar reactive granulomatous processes in the skin (such as palisaded neutrophilic and granulomatous dermatitis or interstitial granulomatous dermatitis). Others have suggested that GA represents a delayed…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Annulare: References

…neralized granuloma annulare: histopathology and immunopathology. Systemic review of 100 cases and comparison with localized granuloma annulare. J Am Acad Dermatol, 20(1):28-39. Piette EW, Rosenbach M. Granuloma annulare: a comprehensive review and…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Allergic (Leukocytoclastic) Vasculitis

A systemic inflammatory process involving venules by deposits of fibrin within their wall in conjunction with neutrophils and nuclear “dust” of neutrophils in the dermis and, at times, the subcutaneous fat. The clinical manifestations…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erythema Elevatum Diutinum: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Differential diagnosis Granuloma faciale Kaposi sarcoma Granuloma annulare Sweet’s syndrome Keloids Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans

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Granuloma Annulare: Clinical Case

…d into an annular ring on the dorsal hands, bilaterally There is no lymphadenopathy or hepatosplenomegaly on exam Diagnosis: Granuloma annulare Attempt a KOH scraping to evaluate for presence of dermatophyte infestation (ruling out tinea) Biopsy a…

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Sarcoidosis: Key Points

…-caseating granulomas composed of groups of histiocytes and giant cells, with a sparse rim of lymphocytes (so-called “naked” granulomas). These foci of granulomatous infiltrates may occur throughout the body; the distribution of inflammation…

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