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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Atheroemboli

…ularis, and ulceration Differential diagnosis clinical Livedo vasculitis usually is bilateral and displays signs of infarction, including hemorrhagic blisters early and white scars (atrophie blanche) late. Findings histopathologic Fully developed Sma…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…ichenoid photodermatitis, lichenoid drug eruptions, lichenoid purpura of Gougerot and Blum, and lichen planus-like keratosis), only lichenoid discoid lupus erythematosus is typified by a thickened basement membrane. That membrane usually is seen read…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…nes,” “senile keratoses,” and “senile purpura;” all of those result from the effects of rays for long of ultraviolet light. “Senile” in every one of these instances should be “solar.” Solar kerato…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Lichenoid purpura (of Gougerot and Blum) Mycosis fungoides (plaque stage) 1. Epidermis usually normal or slightly acanthotic 1. Epidermis often psoriasiform 2. No lymphocytes disposed as solitary units in the epidermal basal layer 2. Lymphocytes of…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Lichenoid purpura (of Gougerot and Blum) Mycosis fungoides (plaque stage)…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lymphocytoma cutis

…atoid drug eruption
Lymphomatoid contact dermatitis
Lichenoid purpura of Gougerot and Blum
Various inflammatory diseases episodically, as dissimilar as psoriasis and dermatophytosis Findings histopathologic Simulators of B-cell lymphoma Fully develop…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Lichen planus vs. Lichenoid discoid lupus erythematosus

An inflammatory process, but not a vasculitis, that involves the legs especially with purpuric macules and subtle papules (Schamberg’s disease), lichenoid papules (lichenoid purpura of Gougerot-Blum), and scaly papules (eczematid-like purpura

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cytomegalic inclusion disease

…dema and a moderately dense infiltrate of inflammatory cells. Purpura results from extravasation of erythrocytes in the dermis. Differential diagnosis histopathologic None exists. Findings in cytomegalic inclusion disease are distinctive. Laboratory…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus

…ques associated often with telangiectasias and sometimes with purpura; resolving as white atrophic patches. Variations clinical Balanitis xerotica obliterans is lichen sclerosus et atrophicus on the glans penis; different names for the same process o…