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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hair Follicles

…s,” which, in actuality, is infundibulitis with eosinophils) and especially in that condition designated Ofuji’s disease. The following summarizes matters morphologic that are a manifestation of considerations biologic: In sections…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Collagen

…inant form of epidermolysis bullosa, and in some cases of the severe recessive dystrophic form, a group of heritable bullous diseases typified by blistering of the skin in response to minor trauma. Type XIII collagen is transmembrane protein, an…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Dermatitis herpetiformis vs. Bullous pemphigoid

An inflammatory process in which lesions may erupt (pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta) and evolve rapidly from erythematous macules and papules to become purpuric papules, papulovesicles that may be hemorrhagic, ulcers, eschars, and,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy

…more than 50. Some have observed an association of the condition with cutaneous edema or anasarca that existed prior to the onset of lesions in the skin and with anticardiolipin or antiphospholipid antibodies. Others told of patients who developed…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus versus Systemic Lupus Erythematosus? II

…ical of lesions of discoid lupus erythematosus will not permit a decision to be reached about whether a patient has internal disease (although bullous lupus erythematosus is invariably an expression of overt disease systemic). In fashion analogous,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…ement of large joints. Both forms of arthritis in psoriatics may be crippling. Pityriasis rubra pilaris usually is abrupt in onset and becomes widespread rapidly. It is much less common than psoriasis. Although the inflammatory disease may become…