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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lipodystrophy

…m. Additional images View additional images for this disease Comment Strictly speaking, lipodystrophy does not qualify as an atrophoderma because it occurs below the dermis in the subcutaneous fat. License pedagogical is taken in including it in…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Scleroderma?

…isappear without therapy, although some lesions of morphea regress slowly over years to become what is termed the idiopathic atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini. En coup de sabre may result in devastating deformity of one half of a face (hemiatrophy)…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…is is referred to as “morphea profunda.” A “burned out” lesion of morphea is named “idiopathic atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini.” A huge lesion of morphea in the shape of a butterfly on the chest is a feature…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Degos’ disease (malignant atrophic papulosis)

…itis consists of larger nonumbilicated lesions situated near the ankle, often in company with erythema in reticular pattern. Atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini, an end stage of morphea, tends to be hyperpigmented. Lichen sclerosus et atrophicans, a…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…or white zone becomes more indurated before resolving with subtle atrophy and hyperpigmentation known then as the idiopathic atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini. Morphea profundus is not the only expression of morphea to involve subcutaneous tissue….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans

…absence of signs clinical of atrophy, except for “burned out” patches of morphea known as the “idiopathic atrophoderma Pasini and Pierini.” Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, a superficial expression of morphea, consists of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Keratosis pilaris/Lichen spinulosus

…Schwartz RA. Keratosis pilaris. Cutis 1999;63:205–07. Nico MM, Valente NY, Sotto MN. Folliculitis ulerythematosa reticulata (atrophoderma vermiculata): early detection of a case with unilateral lesions. Pediatr Dermatol 1998;15(4):285–6. Poskitt L,…