Search Results for: folliculitis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

Folliculitis” (Infundibulitis) Synonyms What is designated, universally, folliculitis is, in actuality, infundibulitis. In short, infundibulitis is NOT a synonym for folliculitis; the former, for purposes practical, is a suppurative pro…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eosinophilic folliculitis

Eosinophilic folliculitis Synonyms Sterile eosinophilic pustulosis Eosinophilic pustular dermatosis Circinate eosinophilic dermatosis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Infants of both sexes, restricted usually to the scalp; young adults, especi…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Perforating folliculitis vs. Elastosis perforans serpiginosa

…nd pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and “pseudofolliculitis,” but those latter designations are wrong, and, therefore, misleading; the process under consideration involve infundibular epidermi…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Perforating folliculitis" of chronic renal disease

“Perforating folliculitis” of chronic renal disease Comment This condition, essentially a suppurative infundibulitis, is vexing to patients practically and to physicians conceptually. It is troubling to patients because the suppurative i…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

"Folliculitis" (Infundibulitis)

…nd pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and “pseudofolliculitis,” but those latter designations are wrong, and, therefore, misleading; the process under consideration involve infundibular epidermi…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eosinophilic folliculitis

…nd pseudoinfundibulitis are referred to universally as “folliculitis” and “pseudofolliculitis,” but those latter designations are wrong, and, therefore, misleading; the process under consideration involve infundibular epidermi…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pyoderma Gangrenosum

An inflammatory process that often begins as a suppurative folliculitis manifested clinically as pustules. It rapidly extends to become ulcers marked at their periphery by boggy tissue. The skin disease is associated commonly with inflammatory bowel…