Search Results for: pemphigoid

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

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…

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…

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.

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Impetigo: Initial evaluation

Initial evaluation Impetigo contagiosum Bullous lesions of impetigo Differential diagnosis Herpes simplex: May result in painful or burning, crusted grouped vesicles near the mouth or nares, often recurrent in the same location. Grouped…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Scabies: Initial Evaluation

Initial Evaluation Erythematous, crusted, excoriated papules, pustules, and vesicles. Linear burrows representing the path of the mite through the skin may also be seen. Wrists, interdigital web spaces, axilla, genitalia are typically affected…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Bullous Pemphigoid: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Allergic contact dermatitis Arthropod assault Dermatitis herpetiformis Pemphigus foliaceus Pemphigus vulgaris Porphyria cutanea tarda Urticaria…