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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Crohn’s disease

…K, Balslev E, Jemec GB. Crohn’s disease presenting as a breast abscess: a case report. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2001;15(4):343-45. Lebwohl M, Fleischmajer R, Janowitz H, Present D, Prioleau PG. Metastatic Crohn’s disease. J Am Acad De…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Factitious dermatitis and panniculitis

…7):720-22. Farrier JN, Mansel RE. Dermatitis artefacta of the breast: a series of case reports. Eur J Surg Oncol 2002;28(2):189-92. Forstrom L, Winkelmann RK. Factitial panniculitis. Arch Dermatol 1974;110:747–50. Helfman RJ. Factitial scalp lesions…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Trichoadenoma vs. Microcystic adnexal carcinoma

A malignant neoplasm of melanocytes that, in the skin, begins as a macule and may become a patch or a papule. A flat lesion of melanoma tends to be asymmetrical, poorly circumscribed with a scalloped, jagged, or notched border, and variegate, mostly…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema figuratum

…s, which is as much a marker of malignancy, especially of the breast, as are acanthosis nigricans and dermatomyositis acquired in adulthood, and a slew of conditions without any relationship to erythema annulare centrifugum, erythema figuratum, or er…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Discussions

…y an adenocarcinoma of the gastrointestinal or genital tract, breast, or lung (“malignant” acanthosis nigricans). Each of these forms of acanthosis nigricans, irrespective of the underlying cause, has the same fundamental clinical and his…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Metastatic carcinoma from a breast Morpheiform basal-cell carcinoma…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Metastatic carcinoma from a breast Morpheiform basal-cell carcinoma 1. Strands, cords, and columns of neoplastic epithelial cells in the dermis 1. Cords and columns of neoplastic epithelial cells in the dermis; no strands as a rule 2. Differentiati…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Reticular telangiectatic erythema: case report and literature review

…iectatic erythema one month after undergoing a lumpectomy for breast cancer. The lesion persisted for three months, until a long non-absorbable intradermal suture was detected and removed. Two weeks later, the reticular telangiectatic erythema had di…