Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…ologic in common, among them foci of acantholytic dyskeratotic cells in the epidermis and a superficial perivascular infiltrate of inflammatory cells, usually lymphocytes chiefly, in the dermis. One variant of Grover’s disease may be indistingu…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Dilated pore Pilar sheath acanthoma

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Distinction histopathologic between lichen planus-like keratosis and most solar keratosis is not difficult in some instances. When, however, a solar keratosis is accompanied by lichenoid infiltrates of lymphocytes, it may have many attributes in com…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Nevus verrucosus and acanthosis nigricans are processes that affect the papillary dermis and the epidermis. Both conditions may display hyperkeratosis, epidermal hyperpigmentation, papillomatosis, melanophages, and an increased number of fibrocytes…