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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Apoptosis?

…by conventional microscopy. “In some of these situations, apoptotic bodies have, in the past, been given names such as Civatte bodies, colloid bodies, single-cell necrobiosis, sunburn cells, and dyskeratotic cells without their basic nature…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mycosis Fungoides—Increasing in Incidence?

…id. Drawings of findings histopathologic and photomicrographs, as well as photographs of clinical lesions in publications of Civatte show attributes diagnostic of mycosis fungoides. In those days, that is, in the first six decades of the 20th…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…ystematically, sections of tissue from biopsy specimens taken from lesions in patients with Behçet’s disease. In 1976, Civatte and Belaich studied sections from biopsy specimens taken of papulopustular lesions in Behçet’s disease. They…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Dermal and Epidermal Types of Erythema Multiforme?

…a consequence of the epidermis having undergone necrosis. In his atlas of dermatopathology published in the 1950s, Achilles Civatte pictured erythema multiforme histopathologically as a lesion with an epidermis peppered by individual necrotic…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Confusing Terms (to be Avoided Scrupulously)

…yknosis and karyorrhexis, evidence of necrosis. An example of apoptosis, as it is purported to occur histopathologically, is Civatte bodies (colloid bodies, hyaline bodies) in lichen planus, the keratocytes there having been “murdered”…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Algorithms Predicated on “Nonspecific” Findings

…litary units in an epidermis and sometimes in eccrine ducts. Many synonyms have been given to them, among those being “Civatte bodies,” “colloid bodies,” “hyaline bodies,” “apoptotic bodies,”…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…lergic) vasculitis, that manifestation being particularly common in the 1950s when sulfa drugs were prescribed often. Error: Civatte bodies, colloid bodies, hyaline bodies, sunburn cells, satellite cells, and apoptotic cells are something other than…