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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

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….

A quiz from Manaus, Brazil

A quiz from Manaus, Brazil

…ez-Vela MC, De Grado M, et al. Sclerotic fibroma (storiform collagenoma)-like stroma in a fibroadenoma of axillary accessory breast tissue. J Cutan Pathol. 2012;39:798–802. 12. Weyers W, Menzel T, Kasper RC, et al. Fibrous, fibrohistiocytic and…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Syringocystadenoma papilliferum vs. Hidradenoma papilliferum

Mammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins in mammary glands and extends along lactiferous ducts to the epidermis where it is seen clinically as a scaly, crusted, or eroded plaque on the nipple or areola of women mostly, and…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Ichthyosis vulgaris vs. X-linked ichthyosis

Mammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins in mammary glands and extends along lactiferous ducts to the epidermis where it is seen clinically as a scaly, crusted, or eroded plaque on the nipple or areola of women mostly, and…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Nevus verrucosus vs. Acanthosis nigricans

Mammary Paget’s disease is an apocrine carcinoma that begins in mammary glands and extends along lactiferous ducts to the epidermis where it is seen clinically as a scaly, crusted, or eroded plaque on the nipple or areola of women mostly, and…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…onsidered to be a pseudo-malignancy because it was so often misinterpreted histopathologically as a primary carcinoma of the breast. Such confusion resulted in unnecessary mastectomy. Nipple adenoma, however, like many benign neoplasms, is…