Search Results for: eosinophilia

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Churg-Strauss Granuloma and Allergic Granulomatosis?

…syndrome [from the American College of Rheumatology] Asthma History of wheezing or diffuse high-pitched rales on expiration Eosinophilia Eosinophilia >10% on white blood cell differential count History of allergy* History of seasonal allergy…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Arthropod assaults

…Exp Dermatol 1988;13 318-20. Mitchell AJ, Anderson TF, Headington JT, Rasmussen JE. Recurrent granulomatous dermatitis with eosinophilia. Wells’ syndrome. Int J Dermatol 1984;23(3):198-202. Moossavi M, Mehregan DR. Wells’ syndrome: a…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…d spare epithelial and non-epithelial structures of adnexa. Despite these elements in common, angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia and Kimura’s disease are distinguished easily from one another at scanning magnification. Angiolymphoid…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…+ 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…

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

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…

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…