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Metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma to the nose mimicking basal cell carcinoma: report and review of cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid cancer

Metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma to the nose mimicking basal cell carcinoma: report and review of cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid cancer

…n addition to thyroid carcinoma, other cancers with metastatic lesions on the nose include solid tumors originating from the breast, cervix, liver, lung and testes [13]; immunohistochemical markers can be used to differentiate the organ of origin of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lymphadenosis benigna cutis

…the nose, a nipple or areola, or the scrotum; lesions on the ear are encountered in children especially, and lesions on the breast are met with in adults mostly; any cutaneous site may be affected. Arrangement of lesions Begins in most instances at…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Wide and Deep Excision for Melanoma?

…is relevant to cure. The principle just stated obtains for every malignant neoplasm in every organ. Witness carcinoma of the breast. It is apparent now that there is no need for radical mastectomy; lumpectomy is just as effective. It took nearly 100…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…th geometric shapes = Silicone granuloma The foreign bodies with geometric outlines represent particles of polyurethane in a breast implant, those particles having been responsible largely for eliciting this granulomatous foreign body reaction. Note…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mycosis Fungoides—Increasing in Incidence?

…trophy. Usually they are asymptomatic and tend to be situated on the buttocks, thighs, flexural surfaces, and, in women, the breasts. Histopathologically, patches and subtle plaques are typified in the upper part of the dermis by patchy lichenoid…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Epidemic of Melanoma?

…it be otherwise in Caucasians? There have been other scares about epidemics of cancers in the past few decades, among those, breast, prostate, and testes. What happened to those epidemics? The same that will be the case for melanoma, to wit, they…

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

…l size-and it is a throwback to the days of small monographs in pathology. Such monographs, as Azzopardi’s Problems in Breast Pathology, were, as a rule, filled with photographs and relatively large type-often 12 point-usually in Times Roman….