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Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

…Cutaneous B-cell lymphomas 13. Leukemia cutis 14. Inflammatory disorders of the skin 15. Infectious diseases of the skin I: dermatophytosis/onychomycosis 16. Infectious diseases of the skin II: non-dermatophytic infections 17. Wound healing…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Id Reactions?

…however, for the use of the term “id” for papular and vesicular responses at a site distant to florid lesions of dermatophytosis on the feet or of allergic contact dermatitis consequent to dyes or other sensitizing components in shoes….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mycosis fungoides

…iltration of lymphocytes. Moreover, the infiltrate of lymphocytes in the dermis tends to be linear in adnexocentric fashion. Dermatophytosis may be accompanied episodically by numerous lymphocytes in an epidermis that houses little spongiosis, but…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Telogen Effluvium—An Inflammatory Disease?

…vided into inflammatory and noninflammatory types. The inflammatory telogen effluvia are predominately infectious (syphilis, dermatophytosis) but, as noted, are occasionally drug related.” Headington JT. Telogen effluvium: new concepts and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…220;id reaction” only for a spongiotic dermatitis manifested by tiny vesicles on the hands of patients who have florid dermatophytosis at another site, usually the feet, or for an analogue of that phenomenon such as widespread vesicles that…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Tinea versicolor

…ration. Differential diagnosis histopathologic Candidiasis is typified by longer and thinner pseudohyphae and larger spores. Dermatophytosis is characterized by longer, thinner hyphae. Laboratory confirmation Potassium hydroxide preparation reveals…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Arthropod assaults

…ordinary edema of the papillary dermis is a clue to an insect “bite,” as well as to polymorphous light eruption, dermatophytosis, Sweet’s syndrome, erysipelas, and several other “acute” inflammatory conditions that are…