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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eosinophilic folliculitis

…panese literature. Arch Dermatol 1985;121:917–20. Tang MB, Tan E, Chua SH. Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (Ofuji’s disease) in Singapore: A review of 23 adult cases. Australas J Dermatol 2003;44:44–47. Teraki Y, Konohana I, Shiohara T,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema multiforme

…and Lyell catalogued two unrelated diseases under the lone heading of “toxic epidermal necrolysis”; one of those diseases is an analogue in adults of Stevens-Johnson syndrome, i.e., severe widespread erythema multiforme, and the other is…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acquired epidermolysis bullosa

…las of Bullous Disease. New York: Churchill Livingstone, 2000;125–38. Wise F, Lautman MF. Epidermolysis bullosa beginning in adult life. The acquired form of the disease, with report of a case and review of the literature. J Cutan Dis 1915;33:44….

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…on neuroma and supernumerary digit, acquired digital fibrokeratoma is a solitary excrescence that arises from the skin of an adult near an interphalangeal joint of a finger. The projection may be elongated (polypoid) or domed (sessile), but always…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Trichoadenoma vs. Microcystic adnexal carcinoma

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…