Search Results for: x-linked ichthyosis

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

…nes. Dermatology 2003;207(2):196-198. CrossRef 4. Pazdur R, Kudelka AP, Kavanagh JJ, Cohen PR, Raber MN. The taxoids: paclitaxel (Taxol) and docetaxel (Taxotere). Cancer Treat Rev 1993;19(4):351-386. 5. Wall ME, Wani MC. Camptothecin and taxol:…

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

…the literature occurring in the pubic region was a polypoid basal cell carcinoma (fibroepithelioma of Pinkus) measuring 7.1 x— 5.0 x— 2.2 cm in a 61-year-old woman–a totally different clinical and histological setting from the case reported…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Reactive Perforating Collagenosis?

…something other than scratching. In short, it is not surprising that lesions of reactive perforating collagenosis favor the extensor surface of extremities and are arranged in a line. That is to be expected of lesions induced by animated scratching…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…mechanism The cause is unknown, but in some instances Grover’s disease has been thought to have begun after a bout of excessive sun exposure. Loss of syndecan-I, an adhesion molecule, has been found in some examples of Grover’s disease,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nerves

…corpuscles, however, mucocutaneous end organs cannot be visualized in sections prepared conventionally and stained by hematoxylin and eosin. The structures, on exposure to silver stains, are seen to consist of loops of loosely wound, branching…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Ground Substance

Ground substance (extrafibrillar matrix) is finely granular extracellular material that enmeshes fibrillar and cellular components of the body, including those of the dermis, binds water, and provides hydration to the skin. The ground substance of…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Acquired Epidermolysis Bullosa?

…oring fibrils in addition to the lamina densa and possibly anchoring plaques, and thus has the same distribution as the carboxy terminus of type VII collagen.” The antigen of acquired epidermolysis bullosa subsequently was found to be the…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atopic Dermatitis?

…both sides of the Atlantic as follows: prurigo simplex acuta (strophulus, lichen urticatus, papular urticaria) prurigo simplex subacuta (excoriations, including neurotic excoriations and picker’s nodule) prurigo simplex chronica (prurigo…