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Dermatoscopy: A nodule on a woman’s leg

Dermatoscopy: A nodule on a woman’s leg

Clinical presentation A 61-year-old white female presented with a 7 x 4 mm nodule that was firm to palpation on her right leg (Figure 1) of 5 months’ duration. The lesion was not painful, but bleeding with minimal trauma. Figure 1. The lesion is…

Protecting the patient is our protection

Protecting the patient is our protection

Optimization and securing of medical practices and procedures has always been very challenging in medicine. However, the real-life clinical settings continue to pose various hazards that may lead medical professionals to unintended mistakes….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…f acantholytic dyskeratotic cells, parakeratosis, and scale-crusts, but it differs by displaying many more of those foci per unit area of section of tissue. The lesion differs from Darier’s disease by the absence both of numerous discrete…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

…ct and a predicate. As per The Random House Dictionary of the English Language, second edition, the subject is the syntactic unit that is performing the action or being in the state expressed by the predicate and the predicate is the syntactic unit

Clinical, dermoscopic and histopathologic findings of retiform hemangioendothelioma

Clinical, dermoscopic and histopathologic findings of retiform hemangioendothelioma

Abstract Retiform hemangioendothelioma (RH) is an uncommon vascular neoplasm of borderline malignancy that clinically develops as a solitary, gradually enlarging exophytic mass, nodule or plaque, most often on the lower limbs, upper limbs and…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo Maligna?

…another, vary considerably in size and shape, and have become confluent in loci. Moreover, melanocytes disposed as solitary units predominate over nests in some high-power fields, and some melanocytes are present above the dermoepidermal junction,…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

-oid?

…to be widespread, but with a proclivity for the penis. When Sulzberger was at his prime and chairman of the Skin and Cancer Unit of New York University School of Medicine, the diagnosis of oid-oid disease (as it was known colloquially) was very…

Pre-emptive diagnosis of a case of scabies by dermatopathology

Pre-emptive diagnosis of a case of scabies by dermatopathology

…bies.html. Accessed December 9, 2011. 3. Buehlmann M, Beltraminelli H, Strub C, et al. Scabies outbreak in an intensive care unit with 1,659 exposed individuals-key factors for controlling the outbreak. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol….