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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…screte zone of reticular dermis, the skin pouches (mid-atrophy); when there is loss of adipocytes in the subcutaneous fat, a gully forms (deep atrophy). Clinically, atrophy deemed to be superficial, as in lichen sclerosus et atrophicus, manifests…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology


…fferent from that of superficial and of middle atrophy that affects the dermis. Deep atrophy presents itself clinically as a gully or gullies. The stereotypical example of deep atrophy is so-called lipodystrophy, but hollows consequent to loss of…