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

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

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

Errors and Reasons

…tion 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’s syndrome, Wel…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Arthropod assaults

…ns morphologic of insect “bites” is what is called Wellssyndrome, and even Wells, himself, eventually acknowledged that. Bibliography Bibliography for arthropod assaults Ackerman AB, Metze D, Kutzner H. Erythematous papules and no…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…ment 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 clinicall…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Ichthyoses?

…Lamellar ichthyoses (including collodion baby) Sjögren-Larsson syndrome X-linked recessive ichthyosis Multiple sulfatase deficiency Harlequin ichthyosis Trichothiodystrophy syndromes Refsun syndrome Epidermolytic ichthyoses Comèl-Netherton syndr…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Churg-Strauss Granuloma and Allergic Granulomatosis?

…d in connective tissue throughout the body, suggests that this syndrome constitutes an entity apart from classical periarteritis nodosa. . . . Of frequent occurrence in this syndrome are cutaneous and subcutaneous nodules showing the typical connecti…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Sclerotic Fibroma?

…ary 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,…