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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.”…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ising, therefore, that that secretion, in addition to squames and hairs, is encountered in the vicinity of some infundibular cysts that have ruptured. 10.38.9A: Nodular dermatitis, granulomatous + 10.38.9B: Histiocytes, many of them multinucleate,…

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

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,…

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

…the text. Some involve differentiating certain disorders: for example, acne secondary to hypercorticism lacks comedones and cysts (unlike acne vulgaris), siderosis around eccrine glands may be specific for idiopathic hemochromatosis, and the linear…

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…