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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

Thrombophlebitis

…ecially the pancreas, lung, stomach, or gallbladder. Mondor’s disease is thrombophlebitis in a superficial vein in the breast of a woman. Phlebothrombosis is thrombosis of a superficial or deep vein devoid of signs of inflammation. Varicose…

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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Radiation dermatitis and panniculitis

…pplied deliberately. Pseudosclerodermatous panniculitis that follows megavoltage therapy, usually given for carcinoma of the breast, differs histopathologically from radiation sclerosis on one hand and the inflammatory stage of morphea on the other….

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….

Billings SD, Cotton J. Inflammatory Dermatopathology. A Pathologist’s Survival Guide. New York: Springer Science + Business Media LLC, 2011

Billings SD, Cotton J. Inflammatory Dermatopathology. A Pathologist’s Survival Guide. New York: Springer Science + Business Media LLC, 2011

…h can mimic psoriasiform and lichenoid dermatitis, but there are others, like patch stage Kaposi’s disease, metastatic breast cancer, mastocytosis, B-cell lymphoma, etc., which can mimic interstitial or perivascular dermatitis respectively. I…