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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Pagetoid Bowen’s disease vs. Extramammary Paget’s disease

An inflammatory process in which lesions may erupt (pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta) and evolve rapidly from erythematous macules and papules to become purpuric papules, papulovesicles that may be hemorrhagic, ulcers, eschars, and,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Atopic Dermatitis: References

References Anderson PC, Dinulos JG. (2009). Atopic dermatitis and alternative management strategies. Curr Opin Pediatr, 21(1):131-138. Bieber T. (2008). Atopic dermatitis. N Engl J Med, 3;358(14):1483-94. Darsow U, Wollenberg A, Simon D, et al….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…although it is likely that vasculitis is the reason; necrosis is consequent to occlusion of vessels affected. Sweet’s disease-like lesions in Behçet’s disease may be differentiated from those of true Sweet’s syndrome by virtue of…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Mammary and Extramammary Paget’s Disease?

…omenon, paradoxically, as “extramammary mammary Paget’s disease.” In sum, there is no single Paget’s disease. There are different diseases characterized by cells of an adenocarcinoma of apocrine character disposed as solitary…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…derately dense infiltrate of lymphocytes is apparent at scanning magnification, the diagnosis is likely to be Grover’s disease, not Darier’s disease. However, a single focus of the Darier-like type of Grover’s disease may not be…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia/Kimura’s Disease?

…lood eosinophilia is common. Controversy exists as to whether angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia and Kimura’s disease represent separate disease entities or are part of a single disease spectrum.” Lieferman KM. Cutaneous…

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

Rongioletti F, Smoller BR (eds). Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Skin Diseases in Endocrine, Metabolic, Nutritional and Deposition Disease. New York: Springer; 2010

…and pathological aspects of skin diseases [sic] in endocrine, metabolic, nutritional and deposition disease [sic]. In short: diseases in disease. One immediately feels uneasy. If some entities described, for instance, necrobiosis lipoidica, are…