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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Acne Vulgaris: Treatment

Treatment Mild to moderate acne First-line therapy (comedonal acne only): topical retinoid First-line therapy (mild inflammatory acne): topical retinoid alone, topical retinoid + topical antimicrobial Topical retinoids are considered first line trea…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Perforating Diseases?

…sm. These include perforating granuloma annulare, perforating folliculitis, elastosis perforans serpiginosa and reactive perforating collagenosis.” Mehregan A. Perforating dermatoses: a clinicopathologic review. Int J Dermatol 1977;16:1927. &#8…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…Eosinophilic cellulitis, eosinophilic fasciitis, eosinophilic folliculitis, eosinophilic panniculitis, and eosinophilic spongiosis describe accurately those pathologic processes. Reason: The cellulitis, fasciitis, folliculitis, panniculitis, and spon…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…in infundibula and sebaceous lobules = Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis Because eosinophils are more conspicuous than neutrophils in this condition, it has been termed “eosinophilic pustular folliculitis.” It seems, however, to be a su…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pattern Analysis in Historical Perspective

…tis (Fig. 5.6E) Subepidermal vesicular dermatitis (Fig. 5.6F) Folliculitis and perifolliculitis (Fig. 5.6G) Fibrosing dermatitis (Fig. 5.6H) Panniculitis (Fig. 5.6I) Figure 5.6 A. Superficial perivascular dermatitis. B. Superficial and deep perivascu…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Reactive Perforating Collagenosis?

…ctive perforating collagenosis occur in so-called perforating folliculitis of renal dialysis. In short, what fundamentally is a suppurative infundibulitis in patients on hemodialysis is complicated by findings histopathologic of reactive perforating…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Follicular Degeneration Syndrome?

…rough the “soft” outer sheath and to initiate perifolliculitis, which, in turn, leads in time to permanent alopecia. In brief, the absence of an inner sheath as a result of premature desquamation of it is reputed to be the basis for so-ca…