Search Results for: dowling-degos disease

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pernio

…temic disease, those expressions for many years not being thought to be related to it, such as malignant atrophic papulosis (Degosdisease) and reticulated erythematous mucinosis (REM). The story of the ever growing number of…

Hyperkeratotic necrobiosis lipoidica

Hyperkeratotic necrobiosis lipoidica

…Leg ulcers: uncommon presentations. Clin Dermatol. 2005;23(6):601-11. 6. Izikson L, English JC. Noninfectious granulomatous diseases: an update. Adv Dermatol. 2006;22:31-53. 7. Boulton AJ, Cutfield RG, Abouganem D, Angus E, Flynn HW Jr, Skyler JS,…

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

Epidermolysis bullosa simplex

…iant called localized (Weber-Cockayne), the split may ascend to affect the spinous zone. In the type designated herpetiform (Dowling-Meara), the cleft is located just above the hemidesmosomes in association with dense circumscribed clumps of keratin…

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…

Nodular melanoma: five consecutive cases in a general practice with polarized and non-polarized dermatoscopy and dermatopathology

Nodular melanoma: five consecutive cases in a general practice with polarized and non-polarized dermatoscopy and dermatopathology

…. Cutaneous malignant melanoma: classification and clinical diagnosis. Semin Cutan Med Surg. 1997 Jun;16(2):88–96. 2. Liu W, Dowling JP, Murray WK, et al. Rate of growth in melanomas: characteristics and associations of rapidly growing melanomas….