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Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

Nab-paclitaxel-associated photosensitivity: report in a woman with non-small lung cancer and review of taxane-related photodermatoses

…Paclitaxel-induced erythema multiforme on sun-exposed skin has previously been observed. A 40-year-old woman with metastatic breast cancer presented with photodistributed erythema multiforme and onycholysis following treatment with paclitaxel and…

The mythical concept and untoward consequences of a diagnosis of dysplastic nevus: an overdue tribute to A. Bernard Ackerman, MD

The mythical concept and untoward consequences of a diagnosis of dysplastic nevus: an overdue tribute to A. Bernard Ackerman, MD

…ses. Plymouth, United Kingdom: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2013. 27. Elmore JG, Fletcher SW. Overdiagnosis in breast cancer screening: time to tackle an underappreciated harm. Ann Intern Med 2012;156(7):536-37. 28. Kalager M, Adami…

An unusual lesion in the right place

An unusual lesion in the right place

…cta Derm Venereol 2010;90:322-3. PubMed CrossRef 11. Kim YJ, Lee JW, Choi SJ, et al. Ectopic hidradenoma papilliferum of the breast: Ultrasound finding. J Breast Cancer 2011;14:153-5. PubMed CrossRef 12. Tanaka M, Shimizu S. Hidradenoma papilliferum…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Apocrine Units

…l’s glands). All of them are true apocrine glands; none is “modified,” as so often is asserted. Nor is the breast a “modified apocrine gland” or a “modified sweat gland.” The breast simply is a distinctive…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Traumatic fat necrosis

…Fat necrosis of the breast. Br J Surg 1929;17:673–82. Lanz. Centralbl Chir 1898;25:1253. In: Hadfield G. Fat necrosis of the breast. Br J Surg 1929;17:673–82. Lee BJ, Adair F. Traumatic fat necrosis of the female breast and its differentiation from…

Confusion—specimen mix-up in dermatopathology and measures to prevent and detect it

Confusion—specimen mix-up in dermatopathology and measures to prevent and detect it

…ecimens with six different colors in a defined sequence and to write down that color on the request form. In a study of 1000 breast core needle specimens, two mix-ups could be detected by a deviation of the color noted on the request form from the…

Acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma: case report and review of the literature

Acantholytic dyskeratotic acanthoma: case report and review of the literature

…(Grover’s disease), non-melanoma skin cancer or melanoma. Cutaneous examination revealed a 10 x 4 mm plaque beneath the left breast (Figure 1). A 3 x 3 mm erosion was present in the center of the lesion. An excisional biopsy was performed. Figure 1….