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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Subcutaneous granuloma annulare vs. Rheumatoid nodule

…to be flaccid and localized to intertriginous regions, especially, the neck, axillary, inframammary, and inguinal ones. The disease is notoriously refractory to therapy. The name originally given to the condition by the brothers Hailey, familial…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…a fashion similar to that in rheumatoid arthritis, but they show some predilection for the region of the small joints of the hand (Moore, C.P., and Wilken, R.F.: The subcutaneous nodule: Its significance in the diagnosis of rheumatic disease. Semin…

Extensive regression in pigmented skin lesions: a dangerous confounding feature

Extensive regression in pigmented skin lesions: a dangerous confounding feature

…ession does not appear to predict a more favorable course, since even fully regressed melanomas may progress into metastatic disease [2]. Several dermoscopic features have been correlated with the regression process, including white scar-like…

From the Dermatologikum Hamburg

From the Dermatologikum Hamburg

…matitis have been reported to be associated with the condition [8]. In comparison with other cutaneous manifestations of the disease, however, rheumatoid neutrophilic dermatitis is a very rare skin manifestation in patients with rheumatoid…

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

…ordering deeper sections was to find the explanation for that ulceration and to rule out the remote possibility of a bullous disease or of herpes simplex virus infection. Actually, in the author’s (BW) own experience, herpes simplex virus…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Id Reactions?

…association between an active inflammatory process such as that of dermatophytosis and of allergic contact dermatitis on one hand and the papular and vesicular responses to it at some distance from it on the other. Each of those lesions in response…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eccrine, Apocrine, and Apoeccrine Sweat Glands?

…l and anal regions, the nipple.” McCarthy L. Normal anatomy of the skin and its appendages. In: Histopathology of skin disease. St. Louis, MO: CV Mosby Co., 1931:33. “The term apoeccrine sweat gland has been conveniently coined to…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Toxic Erythema?

…descriptor (as one might use terms such as ‘lichenoid’ for example), it should not be taken to imply a specific disease. It is likely that the earlier literature frequently classified different diseases together under these…