Study By Disease

Study By Disease

…ppurative infundibulitis, idiopathic (Quiz #553) Sweet’s syndrome (Quiz #266) Sweet’s syndrome (Quiz #10) Sweet’s syndrome (Quiz #779) Sweet’s syndrome (acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis) (Quiz #898) Sweet’s syndrome

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Identification of Basic Patterns: Skin: Fibrosing Dermatitis

…rmopathy is analogous, if only vaguely, to tryptophane-myalgia syndrome, toxic oil syndrome, and Shulman’s syndrome (see Fig. 5.361 A&B), each of those conditions being authentic morphea in response to a precipitating factor that is identif…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Degos’ disease (malignant atrophic papulosis)

…; disease (malignant atrophic papulosis) Synonyms Degos’ syndrome Malignant atrophic papulosis Papulosis atrophicans maligna Koehlmeier-Degos syndrome Thromboangiitis cutaneointestinalis disseminata Fatal cutaneointestinal syndrome Lethal intes…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Myxoma?

…to the ‘Syndrome Myxoma’ or ‘Carney’s Syndrome’.” Edwards A, Bermudez C, Piwonka G, et al. Carney’s syndrome: complex myxomas. Report of four cases and review of the literature. Cardiovasc Surg 2002 10(3):2…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Subcutaneous T-cell lymphoma

…al diagnosis histopathologic Virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome is associated with cells whose nuclei show prominent abnormalities. Sinus histiocytosis with massive lymphadenopathy (Destombes-Rosai-Dorfman syndrome) is made up of large, pal…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

ABSCESS [L. abscessus (a going away)]: Clinically, a circumscribed collection of pus and histopathologically a localized collection of neutrophils. An abscess may form in the epidermis, both surface and infundibular, eccrine ducts, dermis, and subcu…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis?

“The consistent finding in our cases of pustules in the subcorneal position provides a distinctive feature which separates this condition [subcorneal pustular dermatosis] from the others we have mentioned. We therefore prefer to regard these…

Dermatology Practical & Conceptual

A rare case of syphilis associated with renal and hepatic involvement

Abstract We present an unusual case of syphilis that despite starting treatment with penicillin has evolved with renal complications. Due to glomerulonephritis with nephrotic syndrome the case required shared care between the renal physician and der…