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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

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…

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…

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…

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…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eruptive Vellus Hair Cyst?

…ellus hair cysts (EVHC) are conditions characterized by numerous cutaneous cysts with a clinical resemblance, such as age of onset, location, appearance of the lesions and mode of inheritance, but with distinctive histologic features.” Patrizi…

Clinical Case Studies

Nevus of Ota

…s that failed to completely migrate from the neural crest to the epidermis during the embryonic stage.2 The two peak ages of onset are during early infancy and adolescence; this may indicate a hormonal factor in etiology.2 HISTOLOGY Because the…

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,…