Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

-oid?

…lzberger 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 popular among his many acolytes. When, however, Sulzberger left New…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Pre-emptive diagnosis of a case of scabies by dermatopathology

…elli 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. 2009;30(4):354-60. CrossRef 4. Obasanjo OO, Wu P, Conlon M, et al. An outbrea…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus versus Systemic Lupus Erythematosus? II

…tration limited solely to the skin, and affecting chiefly the sebaceous glands and the parts immediately adjacent to them, ending in complete absorption, or in a cicatricial contraction of the skin, and not in any way affecting the patient’s ge…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Acne vulgaris, erythematous papule vs. Rosacea, erythematous papule

…erminative cells analogous to those that compose the folliculosebaceous-apocrine germ in an embryo and that usually manifests clinically as a papule or nodule which may become ulcerated. On the basis of clinico-pathologic correlation, five distinctiv…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…enlargement of a nose results from tremendous hyperplasia of sebaceous lobules and formation of many infundibular cysts that rupture, thereby sending contents of infundibula into the dermis and inducing suppurative granulomatous inflammation that cu…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Instructions for Authors

…n stands should precede its first use unless it is a standard unit of measure. Refer to drugs and therapeutic agents by their accepted generic or chemical names, and do not abbreviate the name. Use code numbers only when a generic name is not yet ava…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Psoriasis

…s 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 parakeratosis that f…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Papular mucinosis vs Interstitial granuloma annulare

…erminative cells analogous to those that compose the folliculosebaceous-apocrine germ in an embryo and that usually manifests clinically as a papule or nodule which may become ulcerated. On the basis of clinico-pathologic correlation, five distinctiv…