Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Xerosis, Asteatosis, Asteatotic Eczema, Eczema Craquelé, and Dry Skin?

…he skin often attributable to dry, cold air exposure.” Clark RAF, Hopkins TT. The other eczemas. In: Moschella SL, Hurley HJ, eds. Dermatology, 3rd ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 1992: 472. “Xerosis—Abnormal dryness of the skin.&#…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acne vulgaris

…ich is met with in Favre-Racouchot syndrome. Parenthetically, nevus comedonicus is an entirely different phenomenon, being a malformation congenital of infundibula, some of which extend in bloated form into the subcutaneous fat. In short, acne vulgar…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Degos’ disease (malignant atrophic papulosis)

…e systemic. In our view, the process of Degos’ disease, like that of lupus erythematosus in all manifestations of it, is systemic from the outset. It is impossible, however, to decide which patients who present themselves with skin lesions of D…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pancreatic panniculitis

…sogenannte Fett-Nekrose. Prager Med Wochenschr 1883; 8:285–6. Clark WH, et al. Dermatology in General Medicine. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1971:1477. de Graciansky P, Paraf A, Rautureau J, Texier J. Panniculite nodulaire aiguë febrile récidivante: au cou…