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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…in skin that are indistinguishable from those of arthropods, e.g., larvae of creeping eruption, cercariae of swimmer’s itch, nematocysts of the Portuguese man-of-war, hairs of the puss caterpillar, and spines of sea anemones and coral. When…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rosacea

…of infundibular cysts that rupture with subsequent suppuration, granulomatous inflammation, and extensive fibrosis, in that sequence, and of what seems to be proliferation of sebocytes in lobules positioned outside the zones of fibroplasia. It is…

Oral and written counseling is a useful instrument to improve short-term adherence to treatment in acne patients: a randomized controlled trial

Oral and written counseling is a useful instrument to improve short-term adherence to treatment in acne patients: a randomized controlled trial

…evaluation and treatment of acne that agreed to participate in the study. They were randomized into two groups with a blind sequence of codes in a 1:1 proportion. The control group (CG) received oral counseling: education about pathophysiology of…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…syndrome; a toxin produced by the bacteria does the damage. The staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome evolves clinically in a sequence that begins with erythematous macules on the face and neck, and in the axillae and groin, progresses to extensive…