Search Results for: hand-schuller-christian disease

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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hand-foot-and-mouth disease

A proliferation of abnormal Langerhans’ cells that may affect internal organs, e.g., the spleen, liver, and bone, sometimes with fatal outcome, as well as the skin, where lesions usually manifest themselves as purpuric papules or ulcers that…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Psoriasis: Clinical Cases

…d twice daily, as well as tar soaks Expresses concern for use of systemic immunosuppression, but is considering it Treatment Hand/foot soak, PUVA therapy three times a week Liberal use of emollients Topical fluocinonide ointment 0.05% b.i.d. after…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Eosinophilic Fasciitis: Overview

Overview Eosinophilic fasciitis is distinguished from scleroderma by its acute onset; its lack of hand and foot or visceral involvement; the characteristic involvement of the extremities (usually distal legs and arms); its tendency to spontaneously…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Hand Dermatitis: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Differential diagnosis Allergic contact dermatitis of the hand Tinea manuum Palmoplantar keratoderma of psoriasis…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…although it is likely that vasculitis is the reason; necrosis is consequent to occlusion of vessels affected. Sweet’s disease-like lesions in Behçet’s disease may be differentiated from those of true Sweet’s syndrome by virtue of…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…omenon, paradoxically, as “extramammary mammary Paget’s disease.” In sum, there is no single Paget’s disease. There are different diseases characterized by cells of an adenocarcinoma of apocrine character disposed as solitary…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…derately dense infiltrate of lymphocytes is apparent at scanning magnification, the diagnosis is likely to be Grover’s disease, not Darier’s disease. However, a single focus of the Darier-like type of Grover’s disease may not be…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

…s of Kimura disease (KD), which is an important differential diagnosis, because of the latter’s association with renal disease.” Ramchandani PL, Sabesan T, Hussein K. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia masquerading as Kimura…

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

…and pathological aspects of skin diseases [sic] in endocrine, metabolic, nutritional and deposition disease [sic]. In short: diseases in disease. One immediately feels uneasy. If some entities described, for instance, necrobiosis lipoidica, are…

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