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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…

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…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Halo Phenomenon?

…ined as a nevomelanocytic nevus surrounded by a halo of depigmentation. This phenomenon often (but not always) indicates the onset of involution and subsequent regression of the central nevus. Other names for this phenomenon include leukoderma…

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,…