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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Destombes-Rosai-Dorfman disease

DestombesRosaiDorfman disease Synonyms RosaiDorfman disease RosaiDorfman histiocytosis Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Usually in males under 25 years of age Distribution of lesions…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Destombes-Rosai-Dorfman 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…

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…

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…