Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

A rare case of syphilis associated with renal and hepatic involvement

…renal complications. Due to glomerulonephritis with nephrotic syndrome the case required shared care between the renal physician and dermatologist. Doctors of different specialties need to keep in mind that early syphilis can have visceral involvemen…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Precepts Adjunctive to the Algorithmic Method

…ecommended here for diagnosis of inflammatory diseases of the skin and subcutaneous fat deserve mention. First, it is advantageous to examine sections of tissue, from the very outset, without reference to any clinical information, including history,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome Severe erythema multiforme…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome Severe Erythema Multiforme 1. Intraepidermal blister (situated in the granular zone or the upper part of the spinous zone 1. Intraepidermal blister situated in the mid-spinous zone and/or subepidermal blister…