Search Results for: ichthyosis hystrix

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Ichthyoses/Disorders of Cornification: Overview

…sions in summer are the rule for the milder forms of ichthyosis, and therapy should be adjusted accordingly. Severe forms of ichthyosis Severe forms of ichthyosis generally require the same topical approaches as milder forms. However, in addition,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Palmar and Plantar Keratoderma: Overview

…rited disorder of the volar surfaces, or as part of a generalized disorder, such as psoriasis, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, or ichthyosis. Discussion of treatment here is limited to inherited forms only. Treatment First Steps There is no uniformly…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology


…simplex” (including xerosis, ichthyosis nitida, ichthyosis nigrans, ichthyosis serpentina, and sauroderma), ichthyosis hystrix, ichthyosis congenita (including a fatal form, i.e., harlequin fetus, and a nonfatal one, i.e., true congenital…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Non-bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma

…ired ichthyosis, the latter being indistinguishable histopathologically from ichthyosis vulgaris. Diseases termed ichthyosis hystrix, ichthyosis linearis circumflexa, bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma, and nonbullous congenital…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…dent at birth and, in actuality, is one type of widespread epidermal nevus. A circumscribed form of the disorder is known as ichthyosis hystrix, and it, too, is an epidermal nevus, rather than an expression of ichthyosis. A localized form of this…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…but some of them are congenital, as in a garment type of congenital melanocytic nevus, an epidermal nevus like that known as ichthyosis hystrix, and a connective tissue nevus like a shagreen “patch.” Figure 3.27 Plaque. PROLIFERATION [L….