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The mythical concept and untoward consequences of a diagnosis of dysplastic nevus: an overdue tribute to A. Bernard Ackerman, MD

The mythical concept and untoward consequences of a diagnosis of dysplastic nevus: an overdue tribute to A. Bernard Ackerman, MD

…ses. Plymouth, United Kingdom: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2013. 27. Elmore JG, Fletcher SW. Overdiagnosis in breast cancer screening: time to tackle an underappreciated harm. Ann Intern Med 2012;156(7):536-37. 28. Kalager M, Adami…

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

…Paclitaxel-induced erythema multiforme on sun-exposed skin has previously been observed. A 40-year-old woman with metastatic breast cancer presented with photodistributed erythema multiforme and onycholysis following treatment with paclitaxel and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Apocrine Units

…l’s glands). All of them are true apocrine glands; none is “modified,” as so often is asserted. Nor is the breast a “modified apocrine gland” or a “modified sweat gland.” The breast simply is a distinctive…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Traumatic fat necrosis

…Fat necrosis of the breast. Br J Surg 1929;17:673–82. Lanz. Centralbl Chir 1898;25:1253. In: Hadfield G. Fat necrosis of the breast. Br J Surg 1929;17:673–82. Lee BJ, Adair F. Traumatic fat necrosis of the female breast and its differentiation from…

Confusion—specimen mix-up in dermatopathology and measures to prevent and detect it

Confusion—specimen mix-up in dermatopathology and measures to prevent and detect it

…ecimens with six different colors in a defined sequence and to write down that color on the request form. In a study of 1000 breast core needle specimens, two mix-ups could be detected by a deviation of the color noted on the request form from the…

Acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma: case report and review of the literature

Acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma: case report and review of the literature

…(Grover’s disease), non-melanoma skin cancer or melanoma. Cutaneous examination revealed a 10 x 4 mm plaque beneath the left breast (Figure 1). A 3 x 3 mm erosion was present in the center of the lesion. An excisional biopsy was performed. Figure 1….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Muscles

…y laypersons as a “goose bump.” Erector smooth muscle unaffiliated with follicles is present in abundance in the breast, especially in the vicinity of the nipple, in the labium majus, and in the scrotum, imparting to those anatomic sites…