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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases


…atrophy” secondary to destructive changes of acne vulgaris, and of a large lesion of anetoderma is stria atrophicans. Striae are linear lesions that at first are elevated and plethoric (striae distensae) and later, after years, are depressed,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…being from loss of connective tissue (especially elastic tissue), but in the reticular dermis entirely, e.g., anetoderma and stria atrophicans. Deep atrophy occurs subsequent to loss of adipocytes in the subcutaneous fat, e.g., in lipodystrophy. The…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…ion of the umbilicus, a zone that generally is spared by lesions of PUPPP. Urticarial papules of PUPPP have predilection for stria on the abdomen, unlike the urticarial lesions of herpes gestationis. Blisters, i.e., vesicles and bullae, the most…