Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Kimura’s disease

…roliferation of small blood vessels lined by plump endothelial cells throughout the dermis Correlation clinicopathologic The nodules and tumors are constituted of dense nodular and diffuse infiltrates of lymphocytes, some of them in lymphoid follicl…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Epidermal Cyst and Epidermoid Cyst?

“Epidermoid cyst. Synonym: Sebaceous cyst, steatoma, epithelial cyst. Definition: A cyst containing keratin and its breakdown products, surrounded by an epidermoid wall.” Mackie RM. Epidermal skin tumors. In: Champion RH, Burton JL, Eb…