Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

Grover’s disease Synonyms Transient acantholytic dermatosis Transitory acantholytic dermatosis Benign papular acantholytic dermatosis Persistent acantholytic dermatosis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Middle-aged and elderly adults, h…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

…erplasia 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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Darier’s disease and simulators of it

…road front, rather than in discrete foci. Galli-Galli’s disease is reputed to show findings of both Dowling-Degosdisease and Darier’s disease, namely, nubbins of hyperpigmented epidermal rete ridges in which are foci of acantholyt…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hailey-Hailey disease

Hailey-Hailey disease Synonyms Familial benign chronic pemphigus Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Onset in the second or third decade of life in both sexes Distribution of lesions Intertriginous regions, especially axillary, inframammary, and…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Human papillomavirus-induced periungual pigmented Bowen’s disease

…exogenous pigmentation, melanoma and pigmented Bowen’s disease. Figure 1. Clinical view. [Copyright: ©2012 Ramirez-Fort.] Dermatoscopically, the lesion was chaotic with regard to the distribution of color (Figure 2). The lesion had different…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Graft-versus-host disease/Eruption of lymphocyte recovery

Graft-versus-host disease/Eruption of lymphocyte recovery Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Persons of any age and of both sexes who have received allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, reinfusion of autologous marrow, transplantation of solid…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Study By Disease

…c lymphocytic leukemia, B-cell type (Quiz #794) Bowen’s disease (superficial squamous-cell carcinoma of one type) (Quiz #762) Bowen’s disease (Quiz #21) Bowen’s disease (Quiz #686) Bowen’s disease (Quiz #687) Bullous pemphigoi…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mucha-Habermann disease

Mucha-Habermann disease Synonyms Pityriasis lichenoides Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Children and young adults especially; more common in males Distribution of lesions Widespread, particularly arms, legs, trunk, and buttocks Arrangement of…