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On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

…ainst the diagnosis) for Disease ‘B,’” and so forth, going through each of the data from the perspective of each disease. Then the disease that has the fewest countersigns is the most likely diagnosis. Of course, any very important…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…acantholytic dyskeratotic cells in the spinous and granular layers beneath acantholytic parakeratotic cells = Grover’s disease Grover’s disease may show signs histopathologic of incipient vesiculation, unlike Darier’s disease,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ed in inflammatory diseases, such as Grover’s disease and the verrucous stage of incontinentia pigmenti; in neoplastic diseases, such as Bowen’s disease and subungual keratoacanthoma; in genodermatoses such as Darier’s disease; and…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Sclerotic Fibroma?

…ncreased number of plump endothelial cells, changes that are seen in some sclerotic fibromas in patients with Cowden’s disease. Sclerotic fibroma, therefore, is not specific for Cowden’s disease but simply is a distinctive pattern…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…is, spongiotic simulation of Pautrier”s collections sometimes, and a perivascular infiltrate of lymphocytes = GianottiCrosti disease + Parakeratosis, individual necrotic keratocytes, lymphocytes, and sometimes histiocytes along the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…flammatory diseases of the skin. Extravasation of erythrocytes, however, is not a criterion for diagnosis of Mucha-Habermann disease or any other inflammatory disease, except evolving lesions of the persistent pigment purpuric dermatitides….