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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Porphyria cutanea tarda

…mmunohistochemical study. J Am Acad Dermatol 2000;43(3):489–97. Waldenström J. Studien über Porphyrie. Acta Med Scand (Suppl) 1937. Waldenström J. The porphyrias as inborn errors of metabolism. Am J Med 1957;22:758. Wolff K, Honigsmann H,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Bacillary angiomatosis

…ary angiomatosis. The histopathology and differential diagnosis of a pseudoneoplastic infection in patients with human immunodeficiency virus disease. Am J Surg Pathol. 1989;13:909–20. Plettenberg A, Lorenzen T, Burtsche BT, et al. Bacillary…

Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus onset preceded by Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease

Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus onset preceded by Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease

…sweats and left cervical lymphadenopathy. Laboratory exams showed leukocytes 3300/mm3, erythrocytes 4.370.000/mm3, hemoglobin 12.7 g/dl, thrombocytes 156.000/mm3, LDH 843U/l (normal values: 230-460). Other laboratory findings were all within normal…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

…rmula mathematically gives a finite equation, showing that Achilles draws level with the tortoise when the tortoise has moved 1 and 1/9 meters. A better understanding of infinite series eliminated the paradox. I am not sure we are yet ready to solve…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Erythroderma of psoriasis vs. Erythroderma of mycosis fungoides

Noninflammatory scaly disorders in which polygonal gray or brown scales tend to be elevated at their periphery, causing them to appear to be separated from contiguous scales, findings that are seen in three conditions, namely, ichthyosis vulgaris…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eosinophilic folliculitis

…1985;13:563–66. Smith KJ, Skelton HG, James WD, et al. Papular eruption of human immunodeficiency virus disease. Am J Dermatopathol 1991;13:445–51. Warner LC, Fisher BK. Cutaneous manifestations of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Int J Dermatol…

Ocular Inflammation

Ocular Inflammation

…imately 1.5 μl of tear fluid are produced per minute and are distributed on the cornea by the eye lid movement. Approximately 10 to 15% of the tear film are exchanged per minute. The tear fluid is drained through the tear-nose channel. The secretion…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lupus erythematosus

…39(1):45-49. Unna PG. Ulerythema centrifigum. In: The Histopathology of the Diseases of the Skin. Edinburgh: William F. Clay, 1896: 1071–1081. Volkmann. Sammlung klinischer Vorträge. Leipzig: 1870;13:67. Yung A, Oakley A. Bullous systemic lupus…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mucha-Habermann disease

…rk EJ. Histopathologic diagnosis of pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta and its clinical correlation. Arch Dermatol 1982;118:478–82. Kawamura K, Tsuji T, Kuwabara Y. Mucha-Habermann disease-like eruptions due to Tegafur. J Dermatol…