Search Results for: alopecias

Sperling LC, Cowper SE, Knopp EA. An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations. Second edition. New York & London: Informa Healthcare, 2012

Sperling LC, Cowper SE, Knopp EA. An Atlas of Hair Pathology with Clinical Correlations. Second edition. New York & London: Informa Healthcare, 2012

…16). There are 36 chapters, the first 7 of which address background information necessary to set the context of the specific alopecias, which follow. The authors provide each kind of alopecia its own chapter. There is no specific algorithm, but the…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Common baldness vs. Telogen effluvium

…allergic contact dermatitis, and allergic vasculitis. Some subjects incorporated in the contents are more inclusive, to wit, alopecias, cysts and cystic hamartomas, drug eruptions, sclerodermas, viral exanthems, amyloidosis, atypical mycobacterial…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…n, absence of infiltrates of inflammatory cells, and absence, too, of characteristics stereotypical of other noninflammatory alopecias, such as “trichomalacia” of trichotillomania and thickened bundles of collagen in thickened fibrous…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…lade (which, when introduced, was meant to convey the notion of pseudo-alopecia areata) can be the end stage of a variety of alopecias, among them that of discoid lupus erythematosus. Error: Psoriasis fundamentally is a skin disease. Reason:…

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

…Infectious diseases of the skin II: non-dermatophytic infections 17. Wound healing disorders: chronic wounds and keloids 18. Alopecias 19. Genodermatoses: inherited diseases of the skin 20. Molecular aspects of skin aging 21. Pharmagogenetics and…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Telogen Effluvium—An Inflammatory Disease?

…ir loss in those inflammatory diseases of the skin, as Rebora and Headington claim as the case, then all “inflammatory alopecias” qualify as telogen effluvium. Despite his apparent uncertainty about whether telogen effluvium was…