Search Results for: glabrous

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vitiligo: Treatment

Treatment Due to its heavy psychosocial burden, vitiligo should be considered more than just an aesthetic condition, and every effort should be made to find the best solution for patients seeking treatment. Treatment plans should be discussed and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Embryologic Development

…ells make their appearance first in surface epithelium of the fingertips and nail beds, and then elsewhere on what is called glabrous skin, glabrous referring to skin that is smooth and which sports vellus hairs, but not terminal ones. Early in…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Dandruff a Disease?

…ns that sport only vellus hairs. They are bereft of dandruff because the scale desquamated normally falls freely from “glabrous” skin. In sum, dandruff is a process physiologic, in contrast to seborrheic dermatitis, which is pathologic….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen planus

…embranes, it is termed “erosive lichen planus,” which, unlike the circumstance conventional of a few vesicles on glabrous skin, can be debilitating. An analogy exists in the realm of psoriasis, namely, between pustular psoriasis on palms…

Cell junction protein armadillo repeat gene deleted in velo-cardio-facial syndrome is expressed in the skin and colocalizes with autoantibodies of patients affected by a new variant of endemic pemphigus foliaceus in Colombia

Cell junction protein armadillo repeat gene deleted in velo-cardio-facial syndrome is expressed in the skin and colocalizes with autoantibodies of patients affected by a new variant of endemic pemphigus foliaceus in Colombia

…biological techniques. J Dermatol Sci. 2003.32(1):33-41. 8. Howard MS, Abreu-Velez AM. Broad histopathologic patterns of non-glabrous skin and glabrous skin from patients with a new variant of endemic pemphigus foliaceus (Part 1). J Cutan Pathol….

Comparison of dermatoscopic images of acral lentiginous melanoma and acral melanocytic nevus occurring on body weight-bearing areas

Comparison of dermatoscopic images of acral lentiginous melanoma and acral melanocytic nevus occurring on body weight-bearing areas

…6. Oguchi S, Saida T, Koganehira Y, et al. Characteristic epiluminescent microscopic features of early malignant melanoma on glabrous skin. A videomicroscopic analysis. Arch Dermatol. 1998;134:563-8. CrossRef 7. Tanaka M, Kimoto M, Saida T. Acral…

Atypical dermoscopic presentation of an acral congenital melanocytic nevus in an adult: parallel ridge pattern and its histologic correlation

Atypical dermoscopic presentation of an acral congenital melanocytic nevus in an adult: parallel ridge pattern and its histologic correlation

…Saida T, Koganehira Y, Okubo S, Kawachi S. Characteristic epiluminescent microscopic features of early malignant melanoma on glabrous skin. A videomicroscopic analysis. Arch Dermatol. 1998;134:563-8. CrossRef 8. Okamoto N, Aoto T, Uhara H, et al. A…