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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acquired epidermolysis bullosa

…variable density, within which are neutrophils and sometimes eosinophils, in addition to lymphocytes Edema of the papillary dermis Sprinkling of neutrophils and nuclear “dust” of neutrophils in the papillary dermis, sometimes in company…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema elevatum diutinum

…scattered interstitially in the upper half of the dermis; few eosinophils and lymphocytes present around venules Fibrin in the wall of some venules in the zone of infiltration by inflammatory cells Papillary and periadnexal dermis mostly spared Fully…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Identification of Basic Patterns: Skin: Vasculitis

…ion. Neutrophils are joined by lymphocytes, plasma cells, and eosinophils. When the findings are on a face, the condition is termed “granuloma faciale,” on an extremity, “erythema elevatum diutinum.” Figure 5.227 A&B. Nucl…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…is + 10.29.1B: An infiltrate of lymphocytes, neutrophils, and eosinophils = Erysipelas Cellulitis, of which erysipelas is the stereotype, is an example of phlegmonous inflammation, i.e., one in which neutrophils are scattered amid collagen bundles in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erysipelas

…of neutrophils, but also of lymphocytes and, episodically, of eosinophils around venules Widely dilated venules and lymphatics in the upper part of the dermis Edema of the papillary dermis Fully developed Moderately dense infiltrate of neutrophils an…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema marginatum

…s of a perivascular and interstitial mixed-cell infiltrate of eosinophils, as well as of neutrophils, it sometimes involving the venules of both plexuses. Laboratory confirmation Throat culture for group A streptococcus Antistreptolysin O (ASO) titer…

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