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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Xerosis, Asteatosis, Asteatotic Eczema, Eczema Craquelé, and Dry Skin?

…unders, 1992: 472. “Xerosis—Abnormal dryness of the skin.” Turkington C, Dover JS, eds. The Encyclopedia of Skin and Skin Disorders, 2nd ed. New York: Facts On File, Inc, 2002:376. “Dry skin—Also known as…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome

…sual bullous eruption. S Afr Med J 1956;30:97–8. Lyell A. Toxic epidermal necrolysis: an eruption resembling scalding of the skin. Br J Dermatol 1956;68:355–61. Melish ME, Glasgow LA. Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome: the expanded clinical…

Systematic review of diagnostic accuracy of reflectance confocal microscopy for melanoma diagnosis in patients with clinically equivocal skin lesions

Systematic review of diagnostic accuracy of reflectance confocal microscopy for melanoma diagnosis in patients with clinically equivocal skin lesions

…le*, Skin cancer*, Cutaneous neoplasm*, Skin neoplasms (MeSH), Skin neoplasms, Nevus[MeSH], Melanocytes[MeSH], Skin tumour*, Skin tumor*, Skin lesion*, Melanocytic. The terms were adapted for the other databases as appropriate. The searches were…

Reflectance confocal microscopy: a useful and non-invasive tool in the in vivo differentiation of benign pigmented skin lesions from malignant melanoma. Report of a case

Reflectance confocal microscopy: a useful and non-invasive tool in the in vivo differentiation of benign pigmented skin lesions from malignant melanoma. Report of a case

…t from benign pigmented skin lesions. Report of case A 67-year-old man was referred to our department because of a pigmented skin lesion that was clinically suspicious for melanoma. The patient presented with several pigmented skin lesions on the…

Epidermal multinucleated giant cells are not always a histopathologic clue to a herpes virus infection: multinucleated epithelial giant cells in the epidermis of lesional skin biopsies from patients with acantholytic dermatoses can histologically mimic a herpes virus infection

Epidermal multinucleated giant cells are not always a histopathologic clue to a herpes virus infection: multinucleated epithelial giant cells in the epidermis of lesional skin biopsies from patients with acantholytic dermatoses can histologically mimic a herpes virus infection

…ed giant cells are most commonly caused by a herpes virus infection, they can also be observed in either benign or malignant skin tumors or in patients with acantholytic dermatoses. Indeed, our patients presented with vesicular skin lesions that…

Abstracts from the Joint Meeting of the International Society for Digital Imaging of the Skin (ISDIS), the International Confocal Group (ICG), and the International Dermoscopy Society (IDS) in conjunction with the 2014 American Academy of Dermatology, March 22, 2014, Denver, CO, USA

Abstracts from the Joint Meeting of the International Society for Digital Imaging of the Skin (ISDIS), the International Confocal Group (ICG), and the International Dermoscopy Society (IDS) in conjunction with the 2014 American Academy of Dermatology, March 22, 2014, Denver, CO, USA

…nst manual segmentation of expert readers. The algorithms can delineate DEJ with a mean ±std of 7.5±5 um in highly pigmented skin and 29±5.4 um in lightly pigmented skin. In another scenario, we showed the feasibility of creating mosaics out of RCM…