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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Sweet’s syndrome

…no longer is performed. Leukocytoclastic vasculitis exhibits fibrin in the wall of venules and, as a rule, less dense infiltrates of neutrophils Abscesses in skin usually are associated with fragments of infundibular epithelium or squames because th…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

…nt usually 1. No nuclear “dust” of neutrophils 2. Fibrin in and around the wall of venules 2. No fibrin in and around the wall of small vessels 3. No thrombi 3. Thrombi in small vessels 4. Eosinophils present commonly 4. No eosinophils as…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Disseminated intravascular coagulopathy

…ophilic material. Laboratory confirmation Decreased levels of fibrinogen, platelets, prothrombin, and other factors of coagulation are notable, as well as is elevated split products of fibrin. Cause and mechanism The cause is activation of the coagul…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…his fundamentally small-vessel vasculitis is characterized by fibrin in the wall of venules and thrombi in lumen of them. In addition, there are signs of suppuration, ulceration, and scale-crust. This is but one of several cutaneous manifestations of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Persistent pigmented purpuric dermatitis

…t-Blum) dermatitis. They do not qualify as vasculitis because fibrin is not present in the wall of venules and thrombi are not found in the lumen of them. Bibliography Bibliography for persistent pigmented purpuric dermatitis Calnan CD. Lichen aurens…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Limitations of the Algorithmic Method

…lar section of tissue show signs of vasculitis in the form of fibrin in the wall of venules or thrombi in the lumen of them, never is that the case for “lymphocytic vasculitis” in which only one or two venules in a section show evidence o…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

…st of neutrophils,” basophilia of collagen bundles, and fibrin at the tip of dermal papillae are present beneath and at the sides of a blister 5. No neutrophils, basophilia of collagen, or fibrin at the tip of dermal papillae at the sides of a…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…id share several findings, namely, subepidermal vesiculation, fibrin in subepidermal spaces, and a mix of inflammatory cells, among them lymphocytes and some neutrophils and eosinophils. The changes histopathologic enumerated at the outset of this ch…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Identification of Basic Patterns: Skin: Fibrosing Dermatitis

…result being ulceration and granulation tissue atop which are fibrin and crust, and at the side of which is pseudocarcinomatous (infundibular) proliferation of keratocytes. Figure 5.355 A&B. Repair of chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis: fibropla…