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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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…f an infundibulum not seen in this section. These photographs illustrate that eosinophilic pustular folliculitis and papular eruption of HIV are different names for different appearances of the same suppurative infundibulitis. 10.27.6A: Perivascular…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…it. In contrast, the majority of individual necrotic keratocytes in diseases that erupt, such as erythema multiforme, fixed drug eruption, and Mucha-Habermann disease, are situated in the lower part of the epidermis. 10.53.3A: Vesicular dermatitis,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leprosy

…20;tubercle” deserves amplification. In classic pathology, tubercles referred to the gross appearance of small, potato-like structures that riddle organs infected by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. The equivalent histopathologic of tubercles in…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nerves

…from one another. Many inflammatory diseases of the skin are associated with itching; among the most notorious of these are dermatitis herpetiformis, Grover’s disease, and scabies. Scratching is thought to relieve itching by disturbing the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Introduction

…lesion or the findings simply do not distinguish, compellingly, among a discrete number of possibilities, for example, among dermatitis herpetiformis, linear IgA dermatosis, and bullous lupus erythematosus. In those situations, direct…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Fixation of the Specimen

…lly worthwhile for diagnosis with specificity of vesiculobullous diseases, e.g., bullous pemphigoid, pemphigus vulgaris, and dermatitis herpetiformis. When diagnosis with precision of a vesiculobullous disease is the goal, a biopsy specimen for…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Focus of Infection?

…nus; 2, lichen simplex (Vidal); 3, herpes simplex; 4, herpes zoster; 5, eczema (neurotic); 6, alopecia areata; 7, dermatitis herpetiformis; 8, scleroderma; 9, vitiligo. Group 3: Those considered in some relation with tuberculosis: 1, erythema…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Herpes simplex vs. Vaccinia

Psoriasis is a chronic, immune-mediated polygenic skin disorder affecting approximately 2% of the population. The pathogenesis of psoriasis features an interplay between adaptive and innate immunity centered on interleukin 23 and T-helper 17 cells…