Search Results for: pemphigoid

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Bullous pemphigoid

…tibodies against the BP180 component are sufficient to produce a subepidermal blister. Bibliography Bibliography for bullous pemphigoid Boulinguez S, Bedane C, Prost C, et al. Chronic pemphigoid gestationis: comparative clinical and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cicatricial pemphigoid

…gn mucosal pemphigoid Ocular pemphigus Desquamative gingivitis Essential shrinkage of the conjunctiva Benign mucous membrane pemphigoid Scarring pemphigoid Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Seventh decade mostly, but the range of age is from…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Urticaria vs. Urticarial lesions of bullous pemphigoid

…arial papules and plaques accompanied by vesicles and bullae. Individual lesions are indistinguishable from those of bullous pemphigoid, clinically and histopathologically. Although the cause is not known, the mechanism is thought to be immunologic…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Dermatitis herpetiformis vs. Bullous pemphigoid

…arial papules and plaques accompanied by vesicles and bullae. Individual lesions are indistinguishable from those of bullous pemphigoid, clinically and histopathologically. Although the cause is not known, the mechanism is thought to be immunologic…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Bullous pemphigoid/Herpes gestationis

…arial papules and plaques accompanied by vesicles and bullae. Individual lesions are indistinguishable from those of bullous pemphigoid, clinically and histopathologically. Although the cause is not known, the mechanism is thought to be immunologic…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Cicatricial pemphigoid

…arial papules and plaques accompanied by vesicles and bullae. Individual lesions are indistinguishable from those of bullous pemphigoid, clinically and histopathologically. Although the cause is not known, the mechanism is thought to be immunologic…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Dyshidrotic Eczema (Pompholyx, Palmoplantar Eczema)

Dyshidrotic eczema is a palmoplantar spongiotic dermatitis of multifactorial etiology (atopy, both irritant and allergic contactants, drug- or UV-induced, idiopathic, etc.) arising on the sides of the fingers, and less commonly the toes, as well as…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Preface

…apters. For example, linear IgA dermatitis is discussed along with dermatitis herpetiformis, herpes gestationis with bullous pemphigoid, and phototoxic dermatitis with photoallergic dermatitis. Furthermore, all kinds of benign proliferations of…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy

An inflammatory process in pregnant women near term that consists of urticarial papules and plaques, especially on the trunk and particularly in association with lesions of striae atrophicantes, the lesions disappearing shortly after parturition.