Search Results for: muir-torre syndrome

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…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

Linear sebaceous hyperplasia on the chest

…to be association with internal malignancy in the setting of MuirTorre syndrome [10]. Accurate diagnosis of SH is necessary, although no treatment is required in most cases. References 1. Sato T, Tanaka M. Improved detection of dermoscopic structur…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Sebaceous Epithelioma?

…ce or scalp, but they are sometimes multiple, particularly in MuirTorre syndrome, or associated with organoid nevi.” Weedon D. Skin Pathology. 2nd ed. New York: Churchill-Livingstone, 2002. Conventional classification of sebaceous neoplasms as…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Precepts Adjunctive to the Algorithmic Method

…minds by way of analogy (albeit vaguely) of trytophan-myalgia syndrome, toxic oil syndrome, and Shulman’s syndrome, inflammatory conditions all. Last, if a histopathologist is stymied by particular findings met with in sections of tissue, repre…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Identification of Basic Patterns: Skin: Vasculitis

…the virus. Changes very early in the course of Sweet’s syndrome may be impossible to distinguish from those of leukocytoclastic vasculitis at an incipient stage of that process, i.e., prior to fibrin being deposited in the wall of venules. Unl…