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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…commonly in such disparate conditions as atrophie blanche and varicella; moreover, Degos” disease is not specific unto itself, but rather is a pattern morphologic, the most common representative of which is lupus erythematosus (which, in turn,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…ed often, as evidenced by tense vesicles that are standard in varicella, miliaria crsytallina, and an “id” reaction. Moreover, a subepidermal blister may be flaccid, as in that severe expression of erythema multiforme, termed badly &#8220…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ess of whether a lesion is that of herpes simplex, zoster, or varicella. 10.47.6A: Vesicular dermatitis, intraepidermal and subepidermal + 10.47.6B: Numerous ghosts of acantholytic multinucleate keratocytes = Infection by herpesvirus, late Ghosts of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Atopic dermatitis

…tis does not erupt (“break out”) in the manner of varicella, lichen planus, or psoriasis; it comes to be in response to pruritus by a person who is atopic (it is “rubbed out” and “scratched out”). There is no doubt…