Search Results for: leukemia

Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a case report of primary cutaneous tumoral type

Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a case report of primary cutaneous tumoral type

…rearrangements in patients with lymphoproliferative diseases. Br J Haematol. 1996;94(1):136-9. 12. Matsuoka M. Human T-cell leukemia virus type I (HTLV-I) infection and the onset of adult T-cell leukemia (ATL). Retrovirology. 2005;2:27. 13. Arisawa…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma

An inflammatory process that often begins as a suppurative folliculitis manifested clinically as pustules. It rapidly extends to become ulcers marked at their periphery by boggy tissue. The skin disease is associated commonly with inflammatory…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Candidiasis

An inflammatory disease caused by the yeast Candida albicans and manifested clinically as erythematous papules and pustules that may become confluent to form plaques in the case of the former and erosions in the case of the latter. The nail unit…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophil Dermatosis): Key Points

Key Points Indurated, often painful, erythematous nodules are the characteristic skin lesion that marks Sweet’s syndrome. Skin lesions may be bullous or cellulitis-like (pseudocellulitic) in appearance. Skin lesions of Sweet’s syndrome are often…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…ermore, eosinophils are present episodically in papules and plaques of mycosis fungoides, but not in papules of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma. Although both papules and plaques of mycosis fungoides and papules of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma may…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Id Reactions?

…ying leukemia. It is likely that lesions said to be leukemids either are lesions of an inflammatory process unrelated to the leukemia or lesions of authentic leukemia cutis. Tuberculids were diagnosed often in the 19th and early 20th centuries, a…

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

…by molecular studies, and at even lower numbers. Nevertheless, the editor of the book and author of the chapter about “Leukemia cutis” adheres to the traditional separation between “(a) ‘leukemids’ . . . in which…