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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Dermatitis herpetiformis vs. Bullous pemphigoid

An inflammatory process caused by the acarus Sarcoptes scabiei and consisting of papules, papulovesicles, papulopustules, and vesicles, some arranged in linear or curvilinear tracks (burrows). Sometimes nodules are present, especially in the…

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…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

…1. Subepidermal blister that contains neutrophils mostly; eosinophils in variable number, present, too, about 72 hours after onset 1. Subepidermal blister that contains eosinophils mostly; neutrophils in variable number may be present from near the…

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…

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

Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy

…pregnancy Bourne’s toxemic rash of pregnancy Toxemic rash of pregnancy Toxic erythema of pregnancy Nurse’s late onset prurigo of pregnancy Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Primigravidas late in the third trimester; commencement…

Keratotic papules of palms and soles

Keratotic papules of palms and soles

…s.” In 1913 Brauer demonstrated the genetic origin of disease. BFBK is an autosomal dominant condition with late adolescence onset and an incidence rate of 1.7/100000/year [1]. This disease has an important genetic heterogeneity. Two candidate…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Churg-Strauss Granuloma and Allergic Granulomatosis?

…nt [with Churg-Strauss granulomas] had clinical features limited to the skin. The other 26 had vasculitis, connective tissue disease, lymphoproliferative disease, and a miscellaneous category of inflammatory diseases in which immunologic findings…