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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…In those “mucinoses,” there is no proliferation of fibrocytes and no alteration in bundles of collagen. The name scleromyxedema conveys a sense for one of the attributes clinical crucial for differentiation of that condition (when it is…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…is that illustrated more graphically than by diseases whose names begin with “scler-“: scleroderma, scleredema, scleromyxedema, and sclerema. The latter three diseases are not related in any way to the “sclerodermas.”…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cells That Mediate Inflammation (Inflammatory Cells)

…between bundles of collagen. Simulators at times of histiocytes in interstitial granulomatous inflammation are fibrocytes in scleromyxedema and in nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy. Suppurative granulomas are a manifestation of an inflammatory…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…; It is used in naming many conditions in which hardness is noted clinically, among them scleroderma, scleredema of Buschke, scleromyxedema, and sclerema neonatorum. Each of those is a distinct and distinctive disease. Search Derm101.com for…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Pretibial myxedema Scleromyxedema

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Pretibial myxedema Scleromyxedema 1. Epidermis slightly thickened and often hyperkeratotic 1. Epidermis normal or only slightly hyperplastic 2. Abnormalities mostly in the upper half of the dermis in lesions developed fully 2. Abnormalities…