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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eccrine, Apocrine, and Apoeccrine Sweat Glands?

…trum, a secretion of those particular apocrine glands, is carried by lactiferous (apocrine) ducts to ostia at the surface of nipples. In short, anatomically, histologically, and biologically, eccrine glands are very different from apocrine glands….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lymphadenosis benigna cutis

…ation stereotypical Age and sex Any age and either sex Distribution of lesions Localized usually to an ear lobe, the nose, a nipple or areola, or the scrotum; lesions on the ear are encountered in children especially, and lesions on the breast are…

An unusual lesion in the right place

An unusual lesion in the right place

…s observed. The epithelial lining consisted of an inner layer of monomorphic, columnar cells with eosinophilic cytoplasm and nipple-like projections on the surface surrounded by a layer of myoepithelial cells (Figure 2). What is your diagnosis ?…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…ryo where apocrine units derive from the future infundibulum. A neoplasm on a breast designated syringomatous adenoma of the nipple is identical to microcystic adnexal carcinoma. Management of microcystic adnexal carcinoma is total excision. Because…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Study By Disease

…ofibroma (Quiz #527) Neurofibroma (Quiz #528) Neurofibroma (Quiz #529) Neurofibroma (Quiz #674) Nevoid hyperkeratosis of the nipple (Quiz #443) Nevus flammeus (Quiz #416) Nevus of Ito (Quiz #522) Nevus of Ota (Quiz #521) Nevus spilus (Quiz #35)…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…al surgical removal; Spitz’s nevi; ancient nevi; and melanocytic nevi on special sites, such as the breast (especially nipple and areola), genitalia, perianal region, umbilicus, and intertriginous regions, and of sarcomas (e.g., nodular…

Incidental Merkel cell carcinoma in a cutaneous horn: a case report

Incidental Merkel cell carcinoma in a cutaneous horn: a case report

…009;89(2):184-6. 9. Rohaizak M, Meah FA, Norlia A, et al. Merkel cell carcinoma on pre-existing Bowen’s disease of the nipple in a patient with chronic arsenic poisoning: is it incidental? Asian J Surg 2001;24(1):58-60. 10. Schenk P, Konrad K….

See Classification of Pigmented Lesions

See Classification of Pigmented Lesions

…flammatory hyperpigmentation Dermatofibroma Hamartomas Collagenous nevus, papillary dermal type Nevoid hyperkeratosis of the nipple Benign neoplasms Solar lentigo, including lichen planus-like keratosis Seborrheic keratosis Malignant neoplasms Basal…