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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Morphea, late stage Collagenous nevus 1. Epidermis normal or thinned with effacement of rete ridges 1. Epidermis normal or gently mammillated 2. Thick collagen bundles aligned parallel to the skin surface 2. Thick collagen bundles arranged…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Morphea, late stage Collagenous nevus…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leukocytoclastic vasculitis

…sy being too superficial to sample an inflammatory disease of the subcutaneous fat for obtains for necrobiosis lipoidica and morphea, and episodically, erythema nodosum. Because the changes clinical, histopathologic, and biologic are so different in…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Lupus profundus Morphea profundus 1. Lobules in the subcutaneous fat mostly affected by infiltrates of lymphocytes and plasma cells 1. Septa in the subcutaneous fat mostly affected by infiltrates of lymphocytes, plasma cells, and, sometimes,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pancreatic panniculitis

…rythema nodosum, nodular vasculitis, lupus profundus, subcutaneous fat necrosis of the newborn/poststeroid panniculitis, and morphea, but the most distinctive of all is pancreatic panniculitis when it is developed fully. Bibliography Bibliography…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, which is the superficial manifestation of morphea, and chronic radiation dermatitis are both fibrosing dermatitides that may resemble each other closely when viewed through the scanning objective of a conventional…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…Scleroderma (morphea) Scleredema (Buschke)…