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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…ar in inflammatory conditions, such as pemphigus vulgaris, in neoplasms, such as squamous-cell carcinoma (the so-called pseudoglandular type), and in cystic lesions, such as warty dyskeratoma. Acantholysis may be induced by the effects of (1) immunog…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Mobile teledermoscopy-there’s an app for that!

…ccuracy for the primary diagnosis was 46.8 % for nonpigmented neoplasms and 51.6%-56.9% for pigmented neoplasms depending on the type of dermoscope used [9,10]. In comparison with other teledermoscopy studies, however, the diagnostic accuracy of the…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Pseudomalignancies?

…lly or by metastasis. The irrepressible behavior of malignant neoplasms is reflected in certain correlates morphologic, gross (clinical) and histopathologic. Viewed through a microscope, those attributes morphologic usually are expressed as a charact…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Pigmented poroma with unusual location and dermatoscopic features

…with eccrine differentiation [1]. Poromas are benign adnexal neoplasms with differentiation towards ductal epithelium of eccrine or apocrine glands [1,2,3]. Poromas represent 10% of all eccrine and apocrine neoplasms. Because ducts of both glands ar…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cells That Mediate Inflammation (Inflammatory Cells)

…disease is an inflammatory one; nearly all primary malignant neoplasms in the skin (and in other organs) and also no small number of benign neoplasms (two examples already cited being seborrheic keratosis, especially in the form of lichen planus-lik…