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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…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Primary and Secondary Lesions?

…. “Primary lesions: macules, patches, papules, nodules, vesicles, bullae, pustules, plaques, atrophic plaques, wheals, cysts. Secondary (modified) lesions: scales (desquamation), crusts (scabs), erosions, ulcers, fissures, excoriations.”…

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…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Hyalin?

…translucent albuminoid substance, one of the products of amyloid degeneration. 2. a substance composing the walls of hydatid cysts.” Anderson DM, ed. Dorland’s Illustrated Medical Dictionary, 30th ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders Company,…

Review of Atlas of Vulvar Pathology. 3rd ed. by EJ Wilkinson, IK Stone

Review of Atlas of Vulvar Pathology. 3rd ed. by EJ Wilkinson, IK Stone

…tructure of the whole book is based. It includes the following categories, a chapter being devoted to each successively: (1) Cysts; (2) Maculae; (3) Papillae; (4) Papules; (5) Plaques; (6) Tumors, benign; (7) Ulcers; (8) Verrucae; (9)…

When all you have is a dermatoscope—start looking at the nails

When all you have is a dermatoscope—start looking at the nails

…with brown to slate-gray periungual pigmentation (corresponding to invasive melanocytes of the melanoma) and several keratin cysts of the adjacent skin (corresponding to areas of keratinization of the squamous cell carcinoma) (Figure 14A, B). Figure…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Syringocystadenoma papilliferum vs. Hidradenoma papilliferum

…aceous units, especially infundibula, that may manifest itself solely as noninflammatory lesions, i.e., comedones and intact cysts, or as inflammatory lesions, i.e., papules, nodules, and pustules. The process may resolve without residua or with…