Search Results for: eosinophilia

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

…imarily in the head and neck area. Lesions of both diseases are infiltrated with masses of eosinophils, and peripheral blood eosinophilia is common. Controversy exists as to whether angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia and Kimura’s…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Drug Eruptions: Clinical Cases

Clinical Cases Case 1 16-year-old girl with history of cutaneous wound infection Presents with morbilliform eruption 6 days after starting cephalosporin antibiotic No systemic symptoms Reports pruritus Initial evaluation Patient is well-appearing…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eosinophilic Cellulitis (Wells’ Syndrome)?

…rphous, chronic-recurrent disease with eosinophilic inflammatory infiltration and subsequent granulomatous inflammation with eosinophilia, together with blood and bone marrow eosinophilia. Secondary Wells’ syndrome occurs with any eosinophilic…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Kimura’s disease

…of skin, soft tissue, large vessels, bone, and heart. Hum Pathol 1979;10:707-39. Seregard S. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia should not be confused with Kimura’s disease. Acta Ophthalmol Scand 2001;79(1):91-93. Wells GC, Whimster…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Scleroderma?

…fic conditions such as classic morphea, lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, en coup de sabre, facial hemiatrophy, fasciitis with eosinophilia, progressive systemic sclerosis, diffuse systemic sclerosis, CREST syndrome, and L-tryptophan-related…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Churg-Strauss Granuloma and Allergic Granulomatosis?

…syndrome [from the American College of Rheumatology] Asthma History of wheezing or diffuse high-pitched rales on expiration Eosinophilia Eosinophilia >10% on white blood cell differential count History of allergy* History of seasonal allergy…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Arthropod assaults

…Exp Dermatol 1988;13 318-20. Mitchell AJ, Anderson TF, Headington JT, Rasmussen JE. Recurrent granulomatous dermatitis with eosinophilia. Wells’ syndrome. Int J Dermatol 1984;23(3):198-202. Moossavi M, Mehregan DR. Wells’ syndrome: a…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…d spare epithelial and non-epithelial structures of adnexa. Despite these elements in common, angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia and Kimura’s disease are distinguished easily from one another at scanning magnification. Angiolymphoid…