Search Results for: erysipelas

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Crohn’s disease

…nd individual lesions of it are papules that ulcerate rarely. Erysipelas develops rapidly, has a border marked by pseudopods and is associated with fever. Angioedema develops quickly and responds within hours to administration systemic of corticoster…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans

…s hardly ever are confined to the distal part of extremities. Erysipelas is warmer than the adjacent skin and painful, too. Findings histopathologic Early Sparse superficial perivascular infiltrate of lymphocytes and plasma cells Interstitial infiltr…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hypodermitis sclerodermiformis

…lly and may be misinterpreted clinically as thrombophlebitis, erysipelas, or panniculitis, such as that of erythema nodosum or erythema induratum. As the disease progresses, fibrosis develops, resulting in a depressed “plaque” with change…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…cutaneous/mucous infections. Impetigo, folliculitis/furuncle, erysipelas] Ann Dermatol Venereol 2002;129(10 Suppl):S47-52. Tardio ML, Fasano D, Marucci G, Collina G. [Hyperkeratosis follicularis et parafollicularis in cutem penetrans (Kyrle’s d…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…flammatory: red, edematous, and indurated (similar to that in erysipelas) because of obstruction of lymphatics by the neoplastic cells Telangiectatic: purple papules, nodules, and hemorrhagic patches and plaques that resemble vascular neoplasms Nodul…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leukocytoclastic vasculitis

…onses to assaults by arthropods, Mucha-Habermann disease, and erysipelas, may be either intraepidermal, subepidermal, or both together in the same section of tissue. Subepidermal vesicles alone occur almost always as a consequence of extensive edema…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Borreliosis (erythema migrans)

…laques that do not tend to “clear” in the center. Erysipelas does not show “clearing” in the center of the lesion and, moreover, it is warm, vis-à-vis the surrounding normal skin, and painful. Miscues clinical as clues to diag…