Search Results for: clark-like nevus

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis?

…neal pustular dermatosis, spongiform pustules occur only in pustular psoriasis.” Cohen LM, Karpskopicki D, Harrist TJ, Clark WH JR. Noninfectious vesiculobullous and vesiculopustular diseases. In: Elder D, ed. Lever’s Histopathology of…

Gajewski TF, Hodi FS. Targeted Therapeutics in Melanoma. New York: Springer, 2012

Gajewski TF, Hodi FS. Targeted Therapeutics in Melanoma. New York: Springer, 2012

…re has been difficulty in finding correlation with the model of so-called melanoma “progression” as advocated by Clark et al (1984) [1] to the genomics of melanoma. Kashini-Sabet, in chapter 2 (Melanoma Genomics), rightly states that…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Epidemic of Melanoma?

…of an epidemic. West J Med 1988;149:43-46. “The epidemic of melanoma poses problems for several constituencies.” Clark WH, Elder DE, Guerry IV D. Dysplastic nevi and malignant melanoma. In: Farmer ER, Hood AF, eds. pathology of the skin….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lupus erythematosus

…e affiliated with a lichenoid infiltrate of lymphocytes, thereby requiring differentiation from lichen planus, lichen planus-like dermatitides, and lichen planus-like keratosis. The predilection of lymphocytes for epithelial structures of adnexa, a…

A case of a superficial spreading melanoma in situ diagnosed via digital dermoscopic monitoring with high dynamic range conversion

A case of a superficial spreading melanoma in situ diagnosed via digital dermoscopic monitoring with high dynamic range conversion

…and structure, but was darker in the center and paler at the periphery. Therefore, the macule was tentatively diagnosed as a Clark nevus, and a 6-month follow-up was recommended. When the patient presented 7 months later, the lesion had enlarged to…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atopic Dermatitis?

…inordinately itchy for a variety of reasons. Any person, atopic or not, can produce lesions anywhere on the integument just like those of so-called atopic dermatitis if only the skin is rubbed and scratched energetically enough. Because the skin of…

In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy features of a melanoacanthoma

In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy features of a melanoacanthoma

…at least one dermoscopic feature associated with SK, including comedo-like openings, sharp demarcation, more than two milia-like cysts, ridges and fissures, moth-eaten borders, or hairpin vessels [12]. However, six of these lesions also showed…