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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Kaposi’s Sarcoma: Overview

…helper T-cell counts over 200/mm3, intramuscular or subcutaneous A2 interferon 30 x 106 IU/m2 three times a week results in tumor regression in slightly over 50% of patients. For localized lymphatic and mucosal disease, radiation therapy in…

Primary adenomyoepithelioma of the skin–a variant of apocrine mixed tumor?

Primary adenomyoepithelioma of the skin–a variant of apocrine mixed tumor?

…stochemical study of 14 cases. Hum Pathol. 2004;35(1):14-24. 9. Kazakov DV, Belousova IE, Bisceglia M, et al. Apocrine mixed tumor of the skin (“mixed tumor of the folliculosebaceous-apocrine complex”). Spectrum of differentiations and…

Pigmented tumor in the nostril

Pigmented tumor in the nostril

…, in our observation the lesion mimicked the clinical appearance of basal cell carcinoma, or pigmented SK, or benign adnexal tumor. The diagnosis was based on histological examination, therefore, and a skin biopsy should always be performed in order…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Granular-cell tumor vs. Xanthoma

…tched border, and variegate, mostly shades of brown. A patch may become a plaque or upon it may develop a papule, nodule, or tumor. A papule may develop into a nodule or tumor. The surface of an elevated lesion of melanoma tends to be uneven. When a…