Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Psoriasis

…duce lesions other than psoriasiform ones, e.g., vesicular or infundibulofollicular (Majocchi’s granuloma), vegetating plaque, nodules, and tumors (kerion). Seborrheic dermatitis is characterized by serum in conjunction with mounds of parakerat…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Diagnosis of ophthalmomyiasis externa by dermatoscopy

…, Rhinoestrus purpureus, which are found in sheep farming communities. Often the victims have the sensation of being struck by a foreign body or insect. Soon thereafter a painful inflammation develops, causing an acute catarrhal conjunctivitis [1,2]….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen striatus

…gmented papules in dark-skinned persons Involvement of a nail unit with eventual dystrophy of the nail plate Differential diagnosis clinical Linear lichen planus is purple, and individual papules are topped by white streaks arranged in a reticulate…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acquired epidermolysis bullosa

…acquired epidermolysis bullosa seem to be centered around an infundibulofollicular unit. Having studied numerous examples of acquired epidermolysis bullosa, we remain unable to formulate specific, repeatable criteria applicable to all manifestations…