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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…follicles once resided. In contrast, alopecias consequent to burns physical and chemical are inflammatory, scarring, and permanent as a result of diffuse fibrosis throughout at least the upper part the dermis. Yet another variation occurs in the inf…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Identification of Distinctive but Nonspecific Findings Using High Magnification

…rnal trauma (e.g., a “bite” of an insect, or the effects of a burn), and any that is longstanding. EPITHELIAL MUCINOSIS Granular basophilic material in one or more infundibula, in sebaceous lobules often, and in hair follicles sometimes, changes that…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Alopecia of discoid lupus erythematosus vs. Alopecia of lichen planus

…d systemically in combination with the effects of ultraviolet light, the result being a caricature of sunburn. The lesions consist of erythema and blisters, some of which may be large bullae, and occur on sites exposed directly to ultraviolet light….

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…is.” Moreover, pemphigus vulgaris and extensive thermal burns at times may resemble scalded skin clinically, but each of them, like severe erythema multiforme and staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome, is a distinctive process pathologic. We use…