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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…at only, or the dermis and the subcutaneous fat together. The condition originally was termed angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia because individual lesions were seen to consist of lymphoid follicles and numerous eosinophils, as well as of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…without Signs of Vesiculation An epidermis that exhibits nuclei characterized mostly by karyolysis and cytoplasm typified by eosinophilia across a front of at least several millimeters. Click image to enlarge. + Lymphocytes and vacuolar alteration…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Wegener’s Granulomatosis?

…lomatosis is that the former is associated with glomerulonephritis and c-ANCA, whereas the latter is affiliated with asthma, eosinophilia, and p-ANCA. In short, they claim that both Wegener’s granulomatosis and Churg-Strauss granulomatosis are…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…use, in reality, lichen sclerosus et atrophicus simply is a superficial expression of morphea, in contrast to fasciitis with eosinophilia which is a deep manifestation of it. Error: Linear IgA dermatosis and dermatitis herpetiformis are variants of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…+ 10.55.1C + 10.55.1D = Kimura’s disease Only rarely are vascular changes like those of angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia noted in a lesion of Kimura’s disease. As a rule, the findings in Kimura’s disease are like those…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Subcutaneous Fat: Panniculitis

…ost, but the process at times extends below it to involve the panniculus adiposa, sometimes the fascia, e.g., fasciitis with eosinophilia, and, rarely, even bone, e.g., facial hemiatrophy, which is a variant of linear scleroderma. Stereotypical of…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus vs. Superficial morphea

A disease manifested chiefly in the skin by vesicles and bullae that appear on sites of trauma, especially the face and dorsa of the hands, often in conjunction with macular hyperpigmentation and hypertrichosis of a face and sclerodermoid changes…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…0;burned out” morphea; fasciitis with eosinophilia (eosinophilic fasciitis, Shulman’s syndrome) and tryptophane (eosinophilia) myalgia syndrome are both morphea profunda, i.e., morphea that involves the subcutis, sometimes or deep as…