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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Dermatomyositis

…diagnosis is discoid lupus erythematosus, and if there is a distinctive lobular panniculitis in which lymphocytes and plasma cells are joined by nuclear “dust” of lymphocytes, the diagnosis is discoid lupus erythematosus (lupus…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lipodystrophy

…subchapter, it being a principal example of atrophy. Last, it is likely that everything written about matters such as “actinic splitting of C3 in serum” in regard to the subject of lipodystrophy will soon be considered claptrap….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Definition of Inflammation in Historical Perspective

…by redness at least and histopathologically by distinctive signs, chief among them dilation of vessels and an infiltrate of cells known conventionally as inflammatory cells. It becomes apparent, therefore, that inflammation can occur only in tissue…