Search Results for: infundibuloapocrine-sebaceous-follicular unit

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

-oid?

…to be widespread, but with a proclivity for the penis. When Sulzberger was at his prime and chairman of the Skin and Cancer Unit of New York University School of Medicine, the diagnosis of oid-oid disease (as it was known colloquially) was very…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Lentigo Maligna?

…another, vary considerably in size and shape, and have become confluent in loci. Moreover, melanocytes disposed as solitary units predominate over nests in some high-power fields, and some melanocytes are present above the dermoepidermal junction,…

Dermatoscopy: A nodule on a woman’s leg

Dermatoscopy: A nodule on a woman’s leg

Clinical presentation A 61-year-old white female presented with a 7 x 4 mm nodule that was firm to palpation on her right leg (Figure 1) of 5 months’ duration. The lesion was not painful, but bleeding with minimal trauma. Figure 1. The lesion is…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XIII: The nature of evidence

…ct and a predicate. As per The Random House Dictionary of the English Language, second edition, the subject is the syntactic unit that is performing the action or being in the state expressed by the predicate and the predicate is the syntactic unit

Protecting the patient is our protection

Protecting the patient is our protection

Optimization and securing of medical practices and procedures has always been very challenging in medicine. However, the real-life clinical settings continue to pose various hazards that may lead medical professionals to unintended mistakes….

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…rhinophyma, the most dramatic presentation of rosacea, bulbous enlargement of a nose results from tremendous hyperplasia of sebaceous lobules and formation of many infundibular cysts that rupture, thereby sending contents of infundibula into the…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Discoid Lupus Erythematosus versus Systemic Lupus Erythematosus? II

…nt to its termination, that is, a chronic inflammation or infiltration limited solely to the skin, and affecting chiefly the sebaceous glands and the parts immediately adjacent to them, ending in complete absorption, or in a cicatricial contraction…

Appearances may be deceiving

Appearances may be deceiving

The patient A 64-year-old white female presented with an asymptomatic brown-to-black nodular lesion located on her back in proximity (about 1.7 cm) to a surgical scar; indeed, the patient had developed a melanoma in situ on her back in 2010. She…