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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Melanocytic Nevi and Melanotic Macules

Hamartomas (“congenital” melanocytic nevi) and benign neoplasms (“acquired” melanocytic nevi) of various specific types, all of which are composed of abnormal melanocytes and manifested clinically as lesions of different…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Oral Hairy Leukoplakia: Key Points

…individuals, designating it as the fourth most common oral manifestation in this population after oral candidiasis (39.3%), melanotic hyperpigmentation (19.5%), and oral ulcers (11.8%). Other studies investigating oral manifestations in this…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo?

…, labial lentigo, and melanosis of the genitalia, as well as certain small flat pigmented lesions on palms and soles are all melanotic macules (patches often in the case of melanosis of the genitalia). Not surprisingly, all of those expressions of…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo Maligna?

…sense for its being melanoma. In fact, Dubreuilh did not consider it to be melanoma. The lesion known as lentigo melanosis, melanotic staining, Hutchinson’s freckle, and precancerous circumscribed melanosis acquired several other appellations…

Recurrent nevi: report of three cases with dermatoscopic-dermatopathologic correlation

Recurrent nevi: report of three cases with dermatoscopic-dermatopathologic correlation

…iagnose recurrent nevi with non-invasive techniques. One prospective study [11] focused on the histopathologic correlates of melanotic pigmentation in scars after removal of melanocytic lesions but it remained unclear whether dermatoscopy is helpful…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mycosis Fungoides—Increasing in Incidence?

…noma at a stage when that neoplasm is still flat (rather than by a variety of circumlocutions for it like Hutchinson’s melanotic freckle, precancerous circumscribed melanosis of Dubreuilh, and lentigo maligna for presentation clinical and…

Review of The Pigmentary System: Physiology and Pathophysiology (2nd ed) by James J. Nordlund, Raymond E. Boissy, Vincent J. Hearing, et al.

Review of The Pigmentary System: Physiology and Pathophysiology (2nd ed) by James J. Nordlund, Raymond E. Boissy, Vincent J. Hearing, et al.

…ized ii) Epidermal, dermal, or mixed 2) Acquired i) Localized, variable or generalized ii) Epidermal, dermal or mixed II) Nonmelanotic types of hyperchromia 1) Congenital i) Localized, variable, or generalized ii) Epidermal, dermal, or mixed 2)…

In vivo intraoral reflectance confocal microscopy of an amalgam tattoo

In vivo intraoral reflectance confocal microscopy of an amalgam tattoo

…h the findings described in oral melanomas. Introduction The majority of oral pigmentations are benign lesions such as nevi, melanotic macules, melanoacanthomas or amalgam tattoos [1,2]. Conversely, mucosal melanomas are rare, but often lethal [2]….

Study By Disease

Study By Disease

…genitalia (Quiz #432) Melanosis of the genitalia (Quiz #433) Melanosis of the vulva (Quiz #650) Melanotic macule (Quiz #436) Melanotic macule (Quiz #437) Melanotic macule (Quiz #438) Metastasis of melanoma (Quiz #536) Metastasis of melanoma (Quiz…