Search Results for: spindle-cell hemangioma

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Fibromatoses?

…gray area between reactive proliferations and neoplasms and range from those composed largely of dense collagen with sparse spindle cells to densely cellular tumor-appearing masses. Classification: Palmar, plantar and penile fibromatosis Desmoid…

Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma: a series of three cases with varied presentation

Extraocular sebaceous carcinoma: a series of three cases with varied presentation

…patterns like clear cells and a plasmacytoid morphology. However, one needs to consider the overall morphology, presence of spindle cells, mitotic activity and myoepithelial markers, if necessary, to make the distinction [8]. A metastatic tumour…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…sing dermatitis and panniculitis, septal + 10.92.2B: Sclerosis throughout the dermis and an increased number of stellate and spindle-shaped fibrocytes in the upper part of it = Radiation dermatitis, chronic The findings in longstanding lesions of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nodular fasciitis

…fibroplasia occurs late and accounts for the firmness. Differential diagnosis histopathologic Fibrosarcoma exhibits abnormal spindle cells arranged in fascicles that tend to assume a herringbone pattern and does not display either abundant mucin or,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Scar

…ose cells bring forth the entire infundibulo-apocrine-sebaceous-follicular unit. Low-grade fibrosarcoma consists of abnormal spindle cells arranged in fascicles that often interweave in a herringbone pattern. Laboratory confirmation None exists….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pigmented Lesions

…es several of them, e.g., “Spitz’s” cells, “balloon” cells, and “deep penetrating” cells, in addition to cells conventional in a congenital nevus. Miescher’s (526, 570) Dome-shaped with nests, cords…

Melanoma and satellite blue papule

Melanoma and satellite blue papule

…asis. Blue hue can also be seen in nonmelanocytic lesions like seborrheic keratosis, including lichen planus-like keratosis, hemangioma, pigmented basal cell carcinoma, hemosiderotic dermatofibroma, Kaposi sarcoma and angiosarcoma. Finally,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…al and involutes on its own in time. 11.16.2A: Nodular dermatosis + 11.16.2B: Proliferation of small vessels, edema, a mixed-cell infiltrate, and a thinned epidermis = Pyogenic granuloma, fully developed At the base of the section is a large…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…ment of nearly the entire dermis by the innumerable dilated blood vessels lined by plump endothelial cells, some endothelial cells in mitosis, a mixed infiltrate of inflammatory cells, stroma that tends to be edematous and contain some mucin and…