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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Degos’ disease (malignant atrophic papulosis)

…. Lesions of classic chronic discoid lupus erythematosus, at times, may be indistinguishable in all respects from lesions of Degosdisease. Findings histopathologic Early Lymphocytes around venules and neutrophils scattered among collagen…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pagetoid Bowen’s disease vs. Extramammary Paget’s disease

An inflammatory process characterized by a pruritic, papular, and, uncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although…

The dermoscopic variability of Degos disease at different stages of progression

The dermoscopic variability of Degos disease at different stages of progression

…rmatologie. 1st ed. Paris: Flammarion Medecine-Sciences; 1953:295-6. Farrell AM, Moss J, Costello C, et al. Benign cutaneous Degos disease. Br J Dermatol. 1998;139:708-12. Scheinfeld N. Degos´ disease is probably a distinct entity: a review of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…although it is likely that vasculitis is the reason; necrosis is consequent to occlusion of vessels affected. Sweet’s disease-like lesions in Behçet’s disease may be differentiated from those of true Sweet’s syndrome by virtue of…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…omenon, paradoxically, as “extramammary mammary Paget’s disease.” In sum, there is no single Paget’s disease. There are different diseases characterized by cells of an adenocarcinoma of apocrine character disposed as solitary…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…derately dense infiltrate of lymphocytes is apparent at scanning magnification, the diagnosis is likely to be Grover’s disease, not Darier’s disease. However, a single focus of the Darier-like type of Grover’s disease may not be…