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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

ABCDEs?

…hing an increased clinical suspicion that a pigmented lesion may be a melanoma. To incorporate this fact with the prior successful efforts, we have proposed that the ABCD criteria be augmented by the addition of an E for evolving. By adding the idea…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Selection of the Method for Surgery

…disease is suspected clinically, for example, curettage and electrocautery using a wire loop, the effect of the damage to tissue being so distorting that changes in sections become unreadable. The shave method also has no place in biopsy of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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sent in only a single distorted hair shaft that reposes in an infundibulum, such as is the case here. At other times, those signs may be present in more than one hair shaft in a section of tissue….

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Benign and Malignant Cells?

…usually do not show any structural features that are pathognomonic of neoplasia.” Diamandopoulos GT. Neoplasia. In: Kissane JM, ed. Anderson’s Pathology. 8th ed. St. Louis, MO: CV Mosby Co., 1985:527. An alternative proposal is a benign…

The so-called dysplastic nevus is not dysplastic at all

The so-called dysplastic nevus is not dysplastic at all

…perspective to management in the modern era” published in the Journal of American Academy of Dermatology, Duffy and Grossman concluded, following comprehensive literature review, historically, histologically, clinically and molecularly, that…

An atypical pigmented lesion on the nose

An atypical pigmented lesion on the nose

…ght: ©2014 Savoia et al.] Dermatoscopy with a non-contact polarizing dermatoscope revealed an unspecific pattern, structureless and asymmetric (Figure 2), characterized by blue-gray radial lines, disposed centrifugally at the periphery of a…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo Maligna?

…t, there is a long period characterized by an increase in number of structurally normal melanocytes per unit area, which is associated with an irregular, uniform tan, freckle-like, gross lesion. This initial phase may be said to constitute the stage…