Search Results for: dermatitis herpetiformis-like drug eruption

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Bullous pemphigoid

…ight spongiosis; those changes may be impossible to distinguish at times from some urticarial lesions of bullous pemphigoid. Dermatitis herpetiformis is diagnosed on the basis of collections of neutrophils at the tip of dermal papillae and in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Epidermolysis bullosa simplex

…rficialis. Differential diagnosis clinical Bullous impetigo consists of blisters that, in time, become pustular and crusted. Dermatitis herpetiformis usually is confined to the extensor surface of extremities. Linear IgA dermatosis has a…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Dermoepithelial Interface

…of any of the components results in a variety of diseases, among them blistering disorders such as porphyria cutanea tarda, dermatitis herpetiformis, and bullous pemphigoid. Figure 1.71 A. Schematic representation of the dermoepidermal junction as…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Urticarial Vasculitis?

…es besides leukocytoclastic vasculitis, e.g., insect “bites,” bullous pemphigoid, herpes gestationis, dermatitis herpetiformis, and allergic contact dermatitis. Although urticarial papules are common to all of those disorders, each of…

An itchy rash in a young Caucasian woman

An itchy rash in a young Caucasian woman

…eticulated macules. Accordingly, the differential diagnosis includes such different diseases like acute lupus erythematosus, dermatitis herpetiformis, linear IgA disease or confluent and reticulated papillomatosis of Gougerot and Carteaud [3]….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acquired epidermolysis bullosa

…ny infundibular cysts that form in the process of re-epithelization beneath blisters. Differential diagnosis histopathologic Dermatitis herpetiformis and linear IgA dermatosis resemble closely the inflammatory type of acquired epidermolysis bullosa….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema nodosum

…in erythema nodosum. So-called erythema nodosum gravidarum merely is erythema nodosum in someone pregnant, just as impetigo herpetiformis is simply pustular psoriasis in a person who happens to be pregnant. So-called erythema nodosum leperosum has…

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

…ion to therapeutic decisions 22. Pharmagogenetics and pharmacogenomics II: genetic determinants of drug response and adverse drug reactions 23. Regulatory, legal, coding, billing, reimbursement, and ethical considerations for molecular diagnostic…

Diet and hair loss: effects of nutrient deficiency and supplement use

Diet and hair loss: effects of nutrient deficiency and supplement use

…ts, and delayed wound healing. Abnormalities in taste and smell may occur. Cutaneous effects include acral and periorificial dermatitis, while hair changes include TE and brittle hair. The autosomal recessive disorder, acrodermatitis enteropathica,…

European dermatology: great past-no future?

European dermatology: great past-no future?

…zing in allergy has calculated that all the dermatology centers in Austria together could not possibly handle the testing of drug allergy patients, even if freed from all other clinical work, if the guidelines for drug testing were strictly…