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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Follicular Occlusion Triad?

…150;237. “The common initiating event in the three diseases of the follicular occlusion triad appears to be follicular hyperkeratosis leading to retention of follicular products.” Lever WF, Schaumburg-Lever G. Bacterial disease. In:…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…osis.” That latter pattern is analogous to other distinctive patterns of epithelium in the skin, such as epidermolytic hyperkeratosis, focal acantholytic dyskeratosis, cornoid lamellation, and epithelial (follicular) mucinosis. When pale-cell…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…cosus and acanthosis nigricans are processes that affect the papillary dermis and the epidermis. Both conditions may display hyperkeratosis, epidermal hyperpigmentation, papillomatosis, melanophages, and an increased number of fibrocytes in a…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Chondrodermatitis Nodularis Helicis?

…eratosis surface epidermal hyperplasia, and marked hyperplasia of infundibular epidermis associated with hypergranulosis and hyperkeratosis of infundibula. When animated scratching or analogous trauma supervenes, an erosion or ulceration develops,…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Cutaneous Horn?

…icate whether the keratosis is a verruca, a seborrheic keratosis, or a solar keratosis (or an acrokeratosis verruciformis, a hyperkeratosis lenticularis, a keratoacanthoma). Squamous papilloma describes the appearance histopathologic of any digitate…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus versus Systemic Lupus Erythematosus? II

…ociated with mild systemic illness. Weedon D. Skin Pathology. 2nd ed. London: Churchill Livingstone. 2004:47. “Nailbed hyperkeratosis may be observed in both SLE and discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE).” Richert B, Andre J, Bourguignon R,…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pale-cell acanthoma vs. Psoriasis, plaque expression

A keratotic condition of the palms and soles, inherited usually, but sometimes acquired, in which involvement may be diffuse, circumscribed (including striate), or punctate.