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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…nd sometimes in eccrine ducts. Many synonyms have been given to them, among those being “Civatte bodies,” “colloid bodies,” “hyaline bodies,” “apoptotic bodies,” “sunburn cells,” and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…., those of metastatic carcinoma. When it is largely noncellular, an infiltrate may consist, for example, of mucin, amyloid, colloid, or urate. Noncellular infiltrates are referred to as deposits. An infiltrate made up of a single type of cell is…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Myxoma?

…differentiation. In a distinctive malignant neoplasm with apocrine differentiation, namely, mucinous carcinoma of the scalp (colloid carcinoma), mucin dominates overwhelmingly over components epithelial. The term myxoma is not appropriate for any of…

Atypical case of lichen planus recognized by dermoscopy

Atypical case of lichen planus recognized by dermoscopy

…lar degeneration of basal cell keratinocytes, band-like lymphocytic infiltration in the upper dermis, as well as presence of colloid bodies, justifying the diagnosis of LP. Figure 1. Lichen planus. Erythematous plaques covered by silvery-whitish…

Regressing basal-cell carcinioma masquerading as benign lichenoid keratosis

Regressing basal-cell carcinioma masquerading as benign lichenoid keratosis

…following parameters were examined: solar elastosis, density of the infiltrate of inflammatory cells, necrotic keratocytes, colloid bodies in the papillary dermis, vacuolar degeneration of the basal cell layer, melanophages, mucin in the papillary…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…hologic: Compact orthokeratosis Focal hypergranulosis in wedge shape Jagged acanthosis Necrotic keratocytes (Civatte bodies, colloid bodies, apoptotic bodies) at the dermoepidermal junction, above that interface, and below it in the papillary dermis…