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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…c figures are present within some neoplastic cells, often the neoplasms themselves are not connected to either infundibular or surface epidermis, and stromal changes often are striking. The criteria listed at the outset of this chapter are predicated…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Malignant Spitz Nevus?

…New York: Churchill-Livingstone, 2002. By definition, benign neoplasms are incapable of metastasis; only malignant neoplasms can disseminate by blood and lymph vessels and across serosal surfaces. Just one neoplasm of melanocytes is malignant, namel…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…pt 1995;1(1):53-54. Ackerman AB, Chongchitnant N, DeViragh P. Neoplasms with Follicular Differentiation. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1992. Ackerman AB, Misciali C, Radonich M. Bulge-activation hypothesis. Part III. A mouse is not a man. Dermatop…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo?

…igines, solar lentigo, and lentigo maligna.” Rhodes AR. Neoplasms: benign neoplasias, hyperplasias, and dysplasias of melanocytes. In: Fitzpatrick TB, Eisen AZ, Wolff K, et al., eds. Dermatology in General Medicine. 4th ed. New York, NY: McGraw…