Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus

…erosus et atrophicus: With report of a case. JAMA 1909;53:369. Stühmer A. Balanitis xerotica obliterans (post operationem) und ihre Beziehungen zur “Kraurosis glandis et preputii penis.” Arch Dermatol Syphilol 1928;156:613–23. Unna PG. Di…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rosacea

…leton, 1924. Ramelet AA, Perroulaz G. Rosacea: histopathologic study of 75 cases. Ann Dermatol Venereol 1988;115:801–6. Unna PG. The Histopathology of the Diseases of the Skin. English translation by Norman Walker. Edinburgh: William F Clay, 1896. Ur…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

“Folliculitis” (Infundibulitis) Synonyms What is designated, universally, folliculitis is, in actuality, infundibulitis. In short, infundibulitis is NOT a synonym for folliculitis; the former, for purposes practical, is a suppurative pro…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mucha-Habermann disease

Mucha-Habermann disease Synonyms Pityriasis lichenoides Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Children and young adults especially; more common in males Distribution of lesions Widespread, particularly arms, legs, trunk, and buttocks Arrangement of…