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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…ariable number of extravasated erythrocytes = Gianotti-Crosti syndrome + Wedge-shaped infiltrate, strikingly atypical lymphocytes, and some lymphocytes often in mitosis = Lymphomatoid papulosis + Nodular or diffuse infiltrate of abnormal lymphocytes;…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Perivasculitis?

…Baum J. Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis (Sweet’s syndrome): successful treatment with short term corticosteroids. J Rheumatol 1985;12:1000–3. “To our knowledge, skin lesions associated with Goodpasture’s syndrome have n…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…dermis, and ballooned and necrotic keratocytes = Toxic shock syndrome Because of edema in the upper part of the dermis and of spongiosis, this lesion can be told to be evolving still, although the psoriasiform acanthosis indicates that already its a…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Study By Disease

…#651) Mycosis fungoides (Quiz #652) Mycosis fungoides (Sézary syndrome) (Quiz #210) Mycosis fungoides (small-plaque parapsoriasis) (Quiz #160) Mycosis fungoides, alopecia mucinosa type (Quiz #110) Mycosis fungoides, altered histopathologically by vir…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus?

…s lupus erythematosus and annular erythema of Sjogren’s syndrome suggest that these two skin diseases might arise from a similar pathogenic process.” McCauliffe DP, Faircloth E, Wang L, Hashimoto T, Hoshino Y, Nishikawa T. Similar Ro/SS-A…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pyoderma gangrenosum

…vitable. Differential diagnosis histopathologic Sweet’s syndrome consists of nodular infiltrates of neutrophils, marked edema of the papillary dermis, and an intact epidermis, but it is not associated with suppurative infundibulitis. Sometimes…