Search Results for: x-linked ichthyosis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Darier’s disease and simulators of it

…time in Darier’s disease) and the age of onset (usually older individuals in Grover’s disease, i.e., fifth and sixth decades of life especially). Grover’s disease unlike Darier’s disease, is not transmitted in an autosomal…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus

…anulosis, and sometimes acanthosis. When lichen sclerosus et atrophicus affects the penis, the condition is termed balanitis xerotica obliterans, an example of superfluous synonymy, along with Bowen’s disease and erythroplasia of Queyrat and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Keratosis pilaris/Lichen spinulosus

…reputed to be widespread “follicular” papules topped by large scale-crusts; lesions are said to occur mostly on extensor surfaces of extremities and in women especially; whether Kyrle’s disease deserves being regarded as having…

Two neutrophilic dermatoses captured simultaneously on histology

Two neutrophilic dermatoses captured simultaneously on histology

…wer view of neutrophils within the dermis. Note the absence of vasculitis. Hematoxylin and eosin, original magnification (a) x40 (b) x100. [Copyright: ©2016 Wlodek et al.] Figure 2. (a) High power view of neutrophilic infiltration of eccrine sweat…