Search Results for: scleredema adultorum (buschke)

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

…s may be specific for idiopathic hemochromatosis, and the linear array of papules is a clue for scleromyxedema as opposed to scleredema or scleroderma. A treatment pearl is using the hyperpigmentation of Addison disease to monitor disease activity….

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Scleroderma (morphea) Scleredema (Buschke) 1. Dermis thickened slightly 1. Dermis thickened markedly, sometimes three or more times normal 2. Collagen bundles thickened markedly 2. Collagen bundles thickened only slightly 3. Collagen bundles…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Scleroderma (morphea) Scleredema (Buschke)

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis vs. Plane wart

Epidermal nevi are hamartomas in which the epidermis is abnormal, being hyperkeratotic, and in which lesions are aligned along Blaschko’s lines.

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…ciated sometimes with the development of squamous-cell carcinomas at sites of the plane warts. Giant condyloma acuminatum of Buschke-L–wenstein is a euphemism for verrucous squamous-cell carcinoma on the genitalia and, as the name suggests, is…