Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…y-Hailey type Pemphigus foliaceus type Pemphigus vulgaris type Spongiotic-acantholytic type Correlation clinicopathologic Lesions of Grover’s disease, except for those of the Darier type histopathologic, are characterized usually by smooth or o…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Study By Disease

…any with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, B-cell type (Quiz #794) Bowens disease (superficial squamous-cell carcinoma of one type) (Quiz #762) Bowens disease (Quiz #21) Bowens disease (Quiz #686) Bowens disease (Quiz #687) Bu…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Superficial Fungal Infections: References

References Shear NH (2008) Review: oral antifungal therapy has low risk for adverse events in superficial dermatophytosis and onychomycosis. ACP J Club 148(1):14. Gupta AK, Cooper EA, Bowen JE (2008) Meta-analysis: griseofulvin efficacy in the treat…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…topathologic Erythema nodosum is a granulomatous and fibrosing septal panniculitis, in contrast to the panniculitis of Behçet”s disease which, although septal mostly, is not granulomatous. Leukocytoclastic vasculitis also is characterized by nu…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…the extramammary type remains controversial.” Weedon D, Strutton G. Skin Pathology. 2nd ed. New York: Churchill-Livingstone, 2002. Mammary and extramammary Paget’s disease are rare intraepidermal adenocarcinomas with simialr clincial f…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

…perplasia with eosinophilia is a rare benign vasoproliferative disease of unknown cause, which can present as tumour-like nodules in the head and neck. We treated a patient who showed some of the features of Kimura disease (KD), which is an important…