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Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Granulomatous Mycosis Fungoides?

…logic variant of mycosis fungoides, a condition that is ordinarily indolent. Granulomatous slack skin (GSS), like GMF, shows epidermotropism, granulomatous inflammation, a clonal T-helper cell population, and progression to systemic lymphoma in some…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…em abnormal, in the context of scant spongiosis and an acanthotic epidermis = Mycosis fungoides, plaque The extensiveness of epidermotropism of lymphocytes shown here is comparable to that in Woringer-Kolopp disease (pagetoid reticulosis), a synonym…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Mycosis fungoides

…t instances by the neoplastic process are infundibula. Although it long has been known that mycosis fungoides is typified by epidermotropism, in the popular mind of dermatologists and pathologists, that phenomenon pertained solely to surface…

Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a case report of primary cutaneous tumoral type

Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a case report of primary cutaneous tumoral type

…in the dermis and that formed formidable collections in the epidermis (Figure 3). In the tumoral lesion, in addition to the epidermotropism, there was a sheet of medium and large sized cerebriform lymphocytes in the dermis, with many typical and…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…-cell leukemia/lymphoma have many findings histopathologic in common, among them being the presence of atypical lymphocytes, epidermotropism of lymphocytes, atypical lymphocytes disposed both as solitary units and in collections in the epidermis,…