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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Eosinophilic Cellulitis (Wells’ Syndrome)?

…ciasis, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, spider “bite,” psoriasis, anal carcinoma, atopic dermatitis, chronic lymphatic leukemia, chlamydial urethritis, and tetracycline. In 1990, Melski stated that “the link between Wells’ syndrome…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mycosis fungoides

…us lymphomas of T-cell type, among those being lymphomatoid papulosis, anaplastic large cell lymphoma, adult T-cell lymphoma/leukemia, and some examples of Hodgkin’s disease. Edelson, by introducing the term and concept “cutaneous T-cell…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pyoderma gangrenosum

…later Course Exacerbations and remissions for many years Variations clinical Bullous pyoderma gangrenosum is associated with leukemia. Pyostomatitis vegetans consists of vegetating lesions in the oral mucosa that often are associated with…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma?

…what they are histopathologically. Anaplastic large-cell lymphoma sometimes involves the skin as does adult T-cell lymphoma/leukemia. Uncommonly, Hodgkin’s disease is an expression of a T-cell, rather than of a B-cell, lymphoma, and rarely it…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Graft-versus-host disease/Eruption of lymphocyte recovery

…rsus-host disease. Bibliography Bibliography for Graft-versus-host disease   Barnes DWH, Loutit JF. Treatment of murine leukemia with x-rays and homologous bone marrow: II. Br J Haematol 1957; 241-52. Billingham RE. The biology of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Precepts Adjunctive to the Algorithmic Method

…V to a drug eruption. Other neoplastic simulators of inflammatory diseases are lymphomatoid papulosis, adult T-cell lymphoma/leukemia, some B-cell and T-cell lymphomas situated entirely in the dermis and/or subcutaneous fat, and leukemias,…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Parapsoriasis?

…sions [of lymphomatoid papulosis] suggest that a relationship with pityriasis lichenoides exists.” Lynch PJ. Lymphoma, leukemia, and related diseases. In: Sams WM Jr, Lynch PJ, eds. Principles and Practice of Dermatology, 2nd ed. New York:…

Dermatoscopy: What is your diagnosis?

Dermatoscopy: What is your diagnosis?

Quiz A 61-year-old patient with chronic myelomonocytic leukemia presented with a red-to-brown maculopapular rash on the back (Figure 1). Some of the papular lesions seemed to be different from the other lesions (Figures 2, 3) and had a particular…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Polymorphous light eruption

…rm in response to an assault by an arthropod, Sweet’s syndrome, pyoderma gangrenosum, erysipelas, and an expression of leukemia cutis, and some manifestations of spongiotic vesicular dermatitides, such as those caused by allergic contactants…