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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pemphigus vulgaris vs. Grover’s disease, pemphigus vulgaris-like

…llergic asthma. Intense pruritus induces patients to rub the skin intensely and to scratch furiously, the resultant factitious lesions being erythematous, often scaly, macules, patches, papules, and plaques that tend to become lichenified, eroded,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Dermatofibroma vs. Desmoplastic Spitz’s nevus

…llergic asthma. Intense pruritus induces patients to rub the skin intensely and to scratch furiously, the resultant factitious lesions being erythematous, often scaly, macules, patches, papules, and plaques that tend to become lichenified, eroded,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miescher’s granuloma of the face

…fter many months Differential diagnosis clinical Sarcoidosis, especially in African-Americans, consists of papules that may assume annular configuration, but they favor sites around the eyes, nose, and mouth. Tinea faciei may display scales at the…

Human papillomavirus-induced periungual pigmented Bowen’s disease

Human papillomavirus-induced periungual pigmented Bowen’s disease

…rd to the distribution of color (Figure 2). The lesion had different shades of brown and gray and its pattern was structureless. As noticed before by Cameron et al, a structureless pattern is in keeping with the diagnosis of pigmented Bowen’s

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Kimura’s disease

…llergic asthma. Intense pruritus induces patients to rub the skin intensely and to scratch furiously, the resultant factitious lesions being erythematous, often scaly, macules, patches, papules, and plaques that tend to become lichenified, eroded,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…llergic asthma. Intense pruritus induces patients to rub the skin intensely and to scratch furiously, the resultant factitious lesions being erythematous, often scaly, macules, patches, papules, and plaques that tend to become lichenified, eroded,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen simplex chronicus/Prurigo nodularis/Picker’s nodule/Erosions/Ulcers

…of lichen simplex chronicus for the back and sides of the neck (back of the neck in Asians), arms (especially antecubital fossae), legs (especially popliteal fossae), scalp, and genital region; the midline of the back usually is spared, but can be…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

“The proliferation of connective tissue and fibrosis was marked in the lesions, and was associated with various small round cell infiltrates and eosinophils. . . . Within the lesions, lymphoid follicles were prominent.” Kimura T,…