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Pretibial myxedema and scleromyxedema are more alike in name than they are in findings histopathologic. In a sense, however, both are cutaneous mucinoses in which an increased number of fibrocytes and mast cells are present in zones that house acid mucopolysaccharides. Although pretibial myxedema may develop occasionally in patients who are euthyroid, it usually is […]