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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sarcoidosis: Key Points

…nt, particularly palsies of the CNVII, is a common presentation. Patients may develop CNS granulomas leading to mass effect, neuroendocrine abnormalities, seizures, and more. Cardiac sarcoidosis is also rare, affecting approximately 5% of patients,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Flushing: Key Points

Key Points Flushing may be associated with a broad spectrum of underlying causes: medications, endocrine disease, neuroendocrine tumors, and neurologic diseases. It is typically mediated by adrenergic hyperactivity, and only in rare cases is…

Incidental Merkel cell carcinoma in a cutaneous horn: a case report

Incidental Merkel cell carcinoma in a cutaneous horn: a case report

…ich likely derive from the neural crest, are basally located skin cells believed to function in mechano-reception and/or the neuroendocrine system. Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC), is a rare cutaneous malignancy first described in 1972 by Toker [1]….

Study By Disease

Study By Disease

…34) Metastatic carcinoma of the breast (Quiz #23) Metastatic melanoma (Quiz #112) Metastatic melanoma (Quiz #599) Metastatic neuroendocrine carcinoma (Quiz #129) Miescher’s nevus (Quiz #526) Miescher’s nevus (Quiz #570) Milker’s…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Nuclear Atypia, Cytoplasmic Atypia, and Architectural Atypia?

…lled in order for nuclei to be identified as atypical. For example, are nuclei that are large but monomorphic, like those of neuroendocrine carcinoma, atypical? How large is large? What about lymphocytes with nuclei that normally are so dark that a…