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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pityriasis rosea

…clear cells, plasma and skin. Dermatology 1997;195(4):374-78. Fox C. On the disease of the skin named pityriasis maculata et circinata. Lancet 1884: 485. Gibert CM. Traite Pratique des Maladies de la Peau et de la Syphilis. 3rd ed. Paris: H Plon, 186…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema annulare centrifugum

…f lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis, and the deficiency diseases, acrodermatitis enteropathica, necrolytic migratory erythema, pellagra, kwashiorkor, Hartnup’s disease, and maple syrup disease, to mention but a few examples of diseases th…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Papillary adenocarcinoma in situ of the skin: report of four cases

…excised with a positive margin, and there was no evidence of disease progression at the six-year follow-up. The photomicrographs of H&E and P63 stain provided by the authors for their case (figures 2 and 3 in the article) showed clearly the pres…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leishmaniasis

…s deficient. Visceral leishmaniasis (kala azar) This systemic disease caused by Leishmania donovani involves the bone marrow, spleen, and liver. Differential diagnosis clinical Acute cutaneous leishmaniasis Deep fungal infections, e.g., sporotrichosi…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sebaceous Units

…some sites, e.g., the buccal mucosa and vermilion of the lip (Fordyce’s spots), areolae of women (Montgomery’s tubercles), labia minora and glans (Tyson’s glands), and eyelids (meibomian glands), sebaceous glands are joined to infun…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Foreign body reaction

…rmatitis. Arch Dermatol 1974;109:372-76. Tye MJ, Hashimoto K, Fox F. Talc granulomas of the skin. JAMA 1966;198:1370-72. Yanagihara M, Fujii T, Wakamatu N, Ishizaki H, Takehara T, Nawate K. Silicone granuloma on the entry points of acupuncture, venep…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Granuloma annulare

…taneous fat are like those in the palisaded expression of the disease in the reticular dermis, namely, epithelioid histiocytes aligned in a palisade around loci that consist mostly of mucin, but, episodically, of fibrin. Although findings of granulom…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rosacea

…wn. Comment Rosacea is one of the most enigmatic inflammatory diseases of the skin. Conventionally, it is divided into telangiectatic, papular, and nodular stages, the papular being synonymous with “granulomatous” rosacea and the nodular…