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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Traumatic fat necrosis

Traumatic fat necrosis Synonyms Traumatic fatty necrosis Traumatic panniculitis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Any age, especially females Distribution of lesions Localized to sites of trauma Individual lesions Plaques and nodules Course If…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…sult of trauma external. 10.109.5A: Panniculitis, lobular, patchy + 10.109.5B: Foam cells and fat “microcysts” = Traumatic fat necrosis Injury to adipocytes in subcutaneous fat results in changes that are both characteristic and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Subcutaneous Fat: Panniculitis

…alcify, as illustrated here. The infiltrate of inflammatory cells in lobular panniculitis ranges from lipophages only, as in traumatic fat necrosis (Fig. 5.408 A&B), through neutrophils only, as in an acute stage of Majocchi’s granuloma…

Dermoscopic patterns in patients with a clinical diagnosis of onychomycosis—results of a prospective study including data of potassium hydroxide (KOH) and culture examination

Dermoscopic patterns in patients with a clinical diagnosis of onychomycosis—results of a prospective study including data of potassium hydroxide (KOH) and culture examination

…t indentations. According to the data of Piraccini et al, the presence of the “linear edge” is significantly associated with traumatic onycholysis [9]. Therefore, this simple dermoscopic finding may be useful when making the diagnosis of…

Multiple confluent reddish nodules

Multiple confluent reddish nodules

…he patient A 48-year-old fisherman from Amazonas (north of Brazil) developed a small papule on the anterior left leg after a traumatic injury with a piece of wood 20 years ago. Over the course of years, multiple large, confluent, reddish to brownish…

Microscopic examination of normal nail clippings

Microscopic examination of normal nail clippings

…ppings may be a potential tool in investigation of nail dystrophies of any cause, not only mycotic but also inflammatory and traumatic, we considered necessary to establish normal microscopic parameters first. Furthermore, in order to make the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Factitious dermatitis and panniculitis

…culitis, loss of adipocytes, and shrinkage of fat cells that remain. Differential diagnosis clinical Traumatic panniculitis (traumatic fat necrosis) typified by nodules and/or plaques is a type of artefactual panniculitis localized to sites of…