Search Results for: pemphigoid

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Churg-Strauss Granuloma and Allergic Granulomatosis?

…resent in extraordinarily large number, as occurs, for example, in insect bites, scabies, infestations by parasites, bullous pemphigoid, and herpes gestationis. In contrast, a Churg-Strauss granuloma as conceived of by Winkelmann and associates and…

Ocular Inflammation

Ocular Inflammation

…ic or atopic dermatitis, and with cicatrizing conjunctival disorders, such as trachoma, erythema multiforme, and cicatricial pemphigoid.[27] As recently as 2007, Baudouin attempted to clarify the pathogenesis of diseases associated with a dry eye…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Hand-foot-and-mouth disease

…eases that affect both skin and mucous membranes, e.g., erythema multiforme, fixed drug eruption, lichen planus, cicatricial pemphigoid, and pemphigus vulgaris. In the case of diseases such as erythema multiforme and fixed drug eruption, blisters in…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Urticarial Vasculitis?

…rticarial lesions occur in many skin diseases besides leukocytoclastic vasculitis, e.g., insect “bites,” bullous pemphigoid, herpes gestationis, dermatitis herpetiformis, and allergic contact dermatitis. Although urticarial papules are…

Eccrine syringofibroadenoma (EFSA): a report of two cases

Eccrine syringofibroadenoma (EFSA): a report of two cases

…change has been seen next to burn scar ulcer, erosive palmoplantar lichen planus [6], hidrotic ectodermal dysplasia, bullous pemphigoid [1], diabetes mellitus with polyneuropathy and chronic ulcer, inflammatory psoriasis or persistent local…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Incontinentia pigmenti

…few compared with that in vesicles of incontinentia pigmenti, and frank spongiotic vesicles come into being rarely. Bullous pemphigoid and herpes gestationis may be associated at times with spongiosis joined by eosinophils, but the number of…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Suggested Readings

…98;290:353-359. Chen R, Ning G, Zhao ML, et al. Mast cells play a key role in neutrophil recruitment in experimental bullous pemphigoid. J Clin Invest 2001;108:1151-1158. Walsh LJ. Mast cells and oral inflammation. Crit Rev Biol Med 2003;14:188-198….

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Urticarial reaction to an arthropod assault vs. Urtica

An inflammatory process in pregnant women near term that consists of urticarial papules and plaques, especially on the trunk and particularly in association with lesions of striae atrophicantes, the lesions disappearing shortly after parturition.