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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Myxoma?

…In: Ackerman’s Surgical Pathology. 7th ed. St. Louis, MO: CV Mosby Co., 1989:1607. “Two types of digital mucous cysts exist. One type is analogous to focal (popular) mucinosis and represents a myxoma.” Lever WF, Schaumburg-Lever…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

…le infiltrate of lymphocytes and plasma cells 9. Comedones and milia present often 9. No comedones or milia 10. Infundibular cysts and sinus tracts may be accompaniments 10. No infundibular cysts or sinus tracts 11. Telangiectasias not remarkable…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Follicular Occlusion Triad?

…nfusion about them. Conglobate means “gathered into balls,” a reference to the vague resemblance of infundibular cysts of acne conglobata to balls of different sizes. The image, however, conveys no sense for the nature fundamental of the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sweet’s syndrome

…sociated with fragments of infundibular epithelium or squames because they usually form secondary to rupture of infundibular cysts; they are not generally accompanied by striking edema of the papillary dermis. Laboratory confirmation White blood…

Segmental neurofibromatosis presenting with congenital excessive skin folds

Segmental neurofibromatosis presenting with congenital excessive skin folds

…irth, according to the patient’s parents) was also palpated. Ultrasonographic examination of the lower back was negative for cysts, bony involvement, or muscular abnormalities. Ultrasound of the skull confirmed the presence of a benign bony…

Metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma to the nose mimicking basal cell carcinoma: report and review of cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid cancer

Metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma to the nose mimicking basal cell carcinoma: report and review of cutaneous metastases of papillary thyroid cancer

…laques, papules or nodules. They can mimic other conditions such as alopecia, infections (erysipelas and paronychia), benign cysts (epidermoid or pilar), pyogenic granuloma and cutaneous malignant neoplasms (basal cell carcinoma and keratoacanthoma)…