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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,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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….

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,…