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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Epidermolysis Bullosa: Overview

…of epidermolysis bullosa simplex (EB simplex) are recognized. All forms are inherited in autosomal dominant fashion. . This disease may be generalized and severe (EB herpetiformis of Dowling-Meara), generalized and mild to moderate (Koebner type),…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Degos’ disease (malignant atrophic papulosis)

…. Lesions of classic chronic discoid lupus erythematosus, at times, may be indistinguishable in all respects from lesions of Degosdisease. Findings histopathologic Early Lymphocytes around venules and neutrophils scattered among collagen…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

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

An inflammatory disease caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi that manifests itself in the skin as erythematous lesions with figurate shapes, e.g., (round, ellipsoid, and arcuate) (erythema chronicum migrans), pseudolymphomatous nodules…

The dermoscopic variability of Degos disease at different stages of progression

The dermoscopic variability of Degos disease at different stages of progression

…rmatologie. 1st ed. Paris: Flammarion Medecine-Sciences; 1953:295-6. Farrell AM, Moss J, Costello C, et al. Benign cutaneous Degos disease. Br J Dermatol. 1998;139:708-12. Scheinfeld N. Degos´ disease is probably a distinct entity: a review of…

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…