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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Muscles

…le unaffiliated with follicles is present in abundance in the breast, especially in the vicinity of the nipple, in the labium majus, and in the scrotum, imparting to those anatomic sites distinctiveness histologically. No muscles of hair erection are…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lymphadenosis benigna cutis

…ar are encountered in children especially, and lesions on the breast are met with in adults mostly; any cutaneous site may be affected. Arrangement of lesions Begins in most instances at the site of a tick “bite;” sometimes present at the…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Borderline, Minimal Deviation, and Nevoid Melanomas?

…They are also commonly manifested as papillary lesions of the breast.” Reed RJ. Minimal deviation melanoma. In: Mihm MC, Murphy GF, Kaufman N, eds. Pathobiology and Recognition of Malignant Melanoma. Baltimore, MD: Williams & Wilkins, 1988:…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Macular and papular (lichenoid) amyloidosis-Cutaneous solely

…ommon in the interscapular region, but also seen on the arms, breasts, and buttocks; the papular form (lichen amyloidosis) occurring on the pretibial region especially, sometimes also involving arms and, at times, widespread. Papules develop subseque…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Thrombophlebitis

…17;s disease is thrombophlebitis in a superficial vein in the breast of a woman. Phlebothrombosis is thrombosis of a superficial or deep vein devoid of signs of inflammation. Varicose thrombophlebitis implies evidence clinical of chronic venous insuf…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Radiation dermatitis and panniculitis

…llows megavoltage therapy, usually given for carcinoma of the breast, differs histopathologically from radiation sclerosis on one hand and the inflammatory stage of morphea on the other. Pseudosclerodermatous panniculitis, in common with the inflamma…