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Notalgia paresthetica: the unreachable itch

Notalgia paresthetica: the unreachable itch

…trengthen postural muscles and extend the spine, thereby reducing the angle of the cutaneous nerves as they pass through the muscles and the transverse processes, completely eliminated pruritus in two women with NP [16]. Acupuncture also appears…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Introduction

…l cells, structures of the dermoepithelial interface, blood vessels, lymphatics, collagen, elastic fibers, ground substance, muscles, and nerves. The strategy is to inform about how the skin looks by examination grossly and by inspection using…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…of follicles. 10.37.9A: Pustular dermatitis, infundibular + 10.37.9B: A pustule in a single locus situated immediately above muscles of hair erection = Suppurative infundibulitis of unknown cause From the presence of muscles of hair erection beneath…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Suggested Readings

…. In: Royce MR, Steinmann B, eds. Connective Tissue and Its Heritable Disorders, 2nd ed. New York: Wiley-Liss, 2002:249-269. Muscles Barcaui CB, Pineiro-Maceira J, de Avelar Alchorne MM. Arrector pili muscle: evidence of proximal attachment variant…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sebaceous Units

…otrusion, which represents the future apocrine unit, and the lower bulge, which represents the site for future attachment of muscles of hair erection. With the exception of the palms, soles, and dorsa of the feet, sebaceous glands of various sizes…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Topography and Regional Variation

…ne and eccrine glands (Fig. 1.12). Erectile tissues, such as clitoris and penis, are endowed with highly vascularized smooth muscles. Figure 1.13 Ostia of infundibula on the skin of the nose, a region in which those openings in adults may be…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nerves

…All motor fibers in skin are supplied by the autonomic nervous system. Adrenergic fibers activate arterioles, glomus bodies, muscles of hair erection, and apocrine glands; cholinergic fibers stimulate eccrine glands. Cutaneous sensory receptors can…