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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atrophie Blanche?

…only condition in the skin to be typified by pure white atrophic scars. “Porcelain white” scars are met with in Degosdisease and white atrophic scars sometimes mark the grave of pyoderma gangrenosum. “Thus, a vasculitis in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Incontinentia pigmenti

…rative infundibulitis that houses countless eosinophils, akin to eosinophilic pustular folliculitis of HIV and Ofuji’s disease. Dermatophytes are capable of inducing most of the patterns of inflammatory disease in the skin, among them…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Livedo vasculitis

…sponsible for the white lesions of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (superficial morphea) and of malignant atrophic papulosis (Degosdisease). Some authors contend that livedo vasculitis is a vasculopathy and not a true vasculitis. We eschew…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy

…tion. Dermatology 2004;208(3):262–64. Colman RW, Minna JD, Robboy SJ. Disseminated intravascular coagulation: a dermatologic disease. Int J Dermatol 1977;16:47–51. McKay DG. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation: An Intermediary Mechanism of…