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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acroangiodermatitis of Mali/Stewart-Bluefarb syndrome

…les, plaques, or nodules Variations clinical Stewart-Bluefarb syndrome begins early in life, is usually unilateral, and consists of purple nodules on a limb as a consequence of an underlying arteriovenous malformation. Similar changes occur on upper…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Malignant cylindroma in a patient with Brooke-Spiegler syndrome

…iagnosed in an 83-year-old patient with known Brooke-Spiegler syndrome. Case presentation An 83-year-old patient presented to the dermatologist numerous times with multiple lesions on the face, scalp and ears (Figure 1). Lesions were gradually excise…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Acroangiodermatitis of Mali/Stewart-Bluefarb syndrome

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sweet’s syndrome

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Toxic shock syndrome

An inflammatory process expressed clinically by markedly edematous acuminate papules and edematous plaques situated mostly on the face, upper part of the trunk, and arms, especially the hands, and often accompanied by fever and leukocytosis. It may…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…so, the designation should be jettisoned along with ones like Weber-Christian syndrome, Rothman-Makai disease, allergic granulomatosis of Churg and Strauss, pustular bacterid of Andrews, the idiopathic atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini, Lyell’…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…ent Panniculitis is one of many expressions of Behçet”s syndrome. The lesions often are described as “erythema nodosum-like,” a term that is valid because panniculitis in Behçet”s syndrome resembles erythema nodosum clinically…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Churg-Strauss Granuloma and Allergic Granulomatosis?

“The occurrence of a clinical syndrome of severe asthma, fever, and hypereosinophilia, together with symptoms of vascular embarrassment in various organ systems, has been established. . . . The basic anatomical changes . . . consisted of wide…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Sclerotic Fibroma?

…ry or multiple, discrete skin nodules in patients with Cowden syndrome. Oral SF has been reported in patients with Cowden syndrome; however we now report the first documented series of sporadic SF originating within the oral mucosa.” Alawi F, F…