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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…en planus from all other lichenoid dermatitides are compact orthokeratosis devoid of parakeratosis and wedge-shaped zones of hypergranulosis that form in structures that pass through the epidermis, i.e., acrosyringia and “acrotrichia.”…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Allergic contact dermatitis vs. Irritant contact dermatitis

Papules on skin and mucous membranes that result from infection of keratinocytes by different types of papillomavirus and classified according to their silhouettes, to wit, papillated (verrucae vulgares on different sites such as volar skin, i.e.,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…o conditions have many attributes in common: compact orthokeratosis; dilatation of infundibula by a plug of cornified cells; hypergranulosis of infundibula; uneven psoriasiform acanthosis, coarse bundles of collagen arranged in vertical streaks in a…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Psoriasis

…ae Psoriasiform acanthosis of variable extent; rete ridges of equal lengths Suprapapillary plates thin slightly Wedge-shaped hypergranulosis, especially in infundibula Compact orthokeratosis Correlation clinicopathologic Papules of psoriasis are…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…act orthokeratosis, an epidermis thinned focally, a pattern of rete ridges and dermal papillae that is muted markedly, focal hypergranulosis, necrotic keratocytes at the dermoepidermal junction and in the uppermost dermis, vacuolar alteration at the…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Nevus verrucosus vs. Acanthosis nigricans

Papules on skin and mucous membranes that result from infection of keratinocytes by different types of papillomavirus and classified according to their silhouettes, to wit, papillated (verrucae vulgares on different sites such as volar skin, i.e.,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Ichthyosis vulgaris vs. X-linked ichthyosis

Papules on skin and mucous membranes that result from infection of keratinocytes by different types of papillomavirus and classified according to their silhouettes, to wit, papillated (verrucae vulgares on different sites such as volar skin, i.e.,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Epidermolytic hyperkeratosis vs. Plane wart

Papules on skin and mucous membranes that result from infection of keratinocytes by different types of papillomavirus and classified according to their silhouettes, to wit, papillated (verrucae vulgares on different sites such as volar skin, i.e.,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Alopecia areata vs. Trichotillomania

Papules on skin and mucous membranes that result from infection of keratinocytes by different types of papillomavirus and classified according to their silhouettes, to wit, papillated (verrucae vulgares on different sites such as volar skin, i.e.,…