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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Acne vulgaris, erythematous papule vs. Rosacea, erythematous papule

…ird of the face in both vertical and horizontal directions. Among the varied manifestations of rosacea are innumerable telangiectases, perioral and periocular dermatitis, and rhinophyma. Complications of rosacea include keratitis and conjunctivitis….

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…ted venules. How those changes are related to the papular and rhinophymatous expressions of rosacea is not known. In rhinophyma, the most dramatic presentation of rosacea, bulbous enlargement of a nose results from tremendous hyperplasia of sebaceous…

What is Rosacea?

What is Rosacea?

…The nose is the most common site of phymatous rosacea, termed rhinophyma, but the ears (otophyma), chin (gnathophyma), forehead (metophyma), and eyelids (blepharophyma) can also be affected. Ocular rosacea is estimated to affect almost half of patien…

Phymatous Subtype

Phymatous Subtype

…eous glands, connective tissue, and vascular bed of the nose (rhinophyma).  These changes can also be seen on the chin (gnathophyma), ears (otophyma), forehead (metophyma), and eyelids (blepharophyma).  Almost exclusively in males. This severe form o…