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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus versus Systemic Lupus Erythematosus? II

…ematosus. Systemic lupus erythematosus may be contrasted with dermatomyositis, systemic sclerosis, and Sj?gren’s syndrome, but not with skin diseases like poikilodermatomyositis, morphea, or discoid lupus erythematosus. Just as dermatomyositis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…e there, an evidence of either discoid lupus erythematosus or dermatomyositis. DYSKERATOSIS [Gk. dis– (abnormal) + keratos (horn) + –osis (condition)]: Cornification abnormally of individual keratocytes within the epidermis and epithelial…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Ground Substance

…tions as basophilic, finely granular, stringy material. Mucin is increased strikingly in the reticular dermis of several inflammatory diseases, chief among them being lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis diffusely, and granuloma annulare focally….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…om it) and a manifestation of discoid lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis. Distinction of graft-versus-host disease from the latter two diseases is accomplished by noting absence of a thickened epidermal basement membrane and presence of hypergra…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Colors Stereotypical for Diseases Specific?

…orange-red (e.g., pityriasis rubra pilaris), blue-red (e.g., dermatomyositis), or brown-red (e.g., erythroderma of Sezary’s syndrome).” Lynch PJ. Principles of diagnosis. In: Sams WM Jr, Lynch PJ, eds. Principles and Practice of Dermatol…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Scar

…ernail or an acid for a scar, and the inflammatory process of dermatomyositis (poikilodermatomyositis) and the lymphomatous process of mycosis fungoides (poikiloderma vasculare atrophicans) for poikiloderma. Bibliography Bibliography for scar Amadeu…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Porphyria cutanea tarda

…zes well-developed lesions of discoid lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis. In addition to duplication of basal lamina, the homogeneous eosinophilic rims of porphyria cutanea tarda also consist of degenerated basal lamina and deposits of IgG. Bibl…