Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Eccrine Units

…the matter of the so-called acrotrichium [Gk. acro- (highest point) + trichium (hair)], a term that was coined by Hermann Pinkus as an analogue of “acrosyringium,” a word and concept also introduced by him. In short, the term “acro…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hair Follicles

…he cylindrical cortex. The free edge of those cuticular cells point upward, thereby enabling them to interlock with cells of the cuticle of the inner sheath, which point downward. The cornified cuticles of the two adjacent structures remain locked, a…