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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…diseases. Error: Weber-Christian syndrome, Rothmann-Makai diseases, Jessner’s lymphocytic infiltrations, Zoon’s balanitis, Miescher’s granuloma, and Miescher’s necrobiosis disciformis are all real diseases. Reason: Those…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…imposition of lichen simplex chronicus. When lichen sclerosis et atrophicus affects the glans penis, the condition is termed balanitis xerotica obliterans. Regardless of location (it may be extragenital on any cutaneous site), lesions of lichen…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Keratosis pilaris/Lichen spinulosus

…s and lichen spinulosus are different names for a single process pathologic, analogous to lichen sclerosus et atrophicus and balanitis xerotica obliterans, granuloma faciale and erythema elevatum diutinum, and Bowen’s disease and erythroplasia…