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Acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma: case report and review of the literature

Acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma: case report and review of the literature

…the time of biopsy and healed without evidence of recurrence at the subsequent visit. Conclusion The term focal acantholytic dyskeratosis was originally used to describe incidental lesions with acantholysis and dyskeratosis; however, when these…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…that reason, Darier’s disease rarely is associated with corneocytes in basket-weave pattern above foci of acantholytic dyskeratosis. A tad of parakeratosis is seen in the focus of acantholytic dyskeratosis shown at high magnification….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…be distinguishable from one of Darier’s disease, from a type of solitary keratosis characterized by focal acantholytic dyskeratosis, to wit, acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma, and from focal acantholytic dyskeratosis met with as an…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ch as a perceptibly thickened basement membrane there, an evidence of either discoid lupus erythematosus or dermatomyositis. DYSKERATOSIS [Gk. dis– (abnormal) + keratos (horn) + –osis (condition)]: Cornification abnormally of individual…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Darier’s disease and simulators of it

…skeratoma, a type of infundibular cyst whose lining is characterized by changes throughout its circumference of acantholytic dyskeratosis, initially was called “isolated dyskeratosis follicularis,” implying a relationship with…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…se infiltrate of lymphocytes, as here, may be accompanying. 11.7.2A: Perivascular dermatosis + 11.7.2B: Foci of acantholytic dyskeratosis = Darier’s disease Changes in the epidermis like those pictured may be seen in the Darier variant of…