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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Erythema multiforme vs. Graft-versus-host disease, acute phase

An inflammatory process that expresses itself in the skin in protean ways that are variations on a basic pathologic theme, and includes evanescent patches on the face (“butterfly blush”), scaly papules and plaques that resolve with atrop…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…crosis is simply a necrotic keratocyte, analogous to a “sunburn cell,” which also has no specificity. In conclusion, the changes in the upper part of the dermis and at the dermoepidermal junction of erythema multiforme may be indistinguis…