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Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a case report of primary cutaneous tumoral type

Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma: a case report of primary cutaneous tumoral type

…rearrangements in patients with lymphoproliferative diseases. Br J Haematol. 1996;94(1):136-9. 12. Matsuoka M. Human T-cell leukemia virus type I (HTLV-I) infection and the onset of adult T-cell leukemia (ATL). Retrovirology. 2005;2:27. 13. Arisawa…

Eosinophilic dermatosis of hematologic malignancy mimicking varicella zoster infection: report in a woman with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and review of the literature

Eosinophilic dermatosis of hematologic malignancy mimicking varicella zoster infection: report in a woman with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and review of the literature

…philic dermatosis of hematologic malignancy occurs most often with CLL. It has also been associated with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, acute monocytic leukemia, large cell lymphoma, mantle cell lymphoma, multiple myeloma, and myelofibrosis [4,6,7]….

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Varicella & Herpes Zoster: Clinical Cases

Clinical Cases Case 1 68-year-old healthy male No significant past medical history (normal renal function) Review of systems is noncontributory History of primary varicella infection as child No sick contacts Presents for management of 3…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Sweet’s Syndrome (Acute Febrile Neutrophil Dermatosis): Key Points

Key Points Indurated, often painful, erythematous nodules are the characteristic skin lesion that marks Sweet’s syndrome. Skin lesions may be bullous or cellulitis-like (pseudocellulitic) in appearance. Skin lesions of Sweet’s syndrome are often…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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…ermore, eosinophils are present episodically in papules and plaques of mycosis fungoides, but not in papules of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma. Although both papules and plaques of mycosis fungoides and papules of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma may…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

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…ying leukemia. It is likely that lesions said to be leukemids either are lesions of an inflammatory process unrelated to the leukemia or lesions of authentic leukemia cutis. Tuberculids were diagnosed often in the 19th and early 20th centuries, a…

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

Murphy MJ (ed). Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. New York: Springer Science + Business Media (Humana Press), 2011

…by molecular studies, and at even lower numbers. Nevertheless, the editor of the book and author of the chapter about “Leukemia cutis” adheres to the traditional separation between “(a) ‘leukemids’ . . . in which…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

…on the list of differential diagnoses, sickle cell crisis can share the attribute of limb pain with a presentation of acute leukemia and leukemia should be considered in the differential because both conditions share the attribute exhibited by the…