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Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology


…mmatory disease, namely, a slight spongiotic psoriasiform dermatitis with parakeratosis. Clinically, those afflicted have an erythroderma covered by fish-like scales. Ectropion is a common complication and may invite injuries to the cornea. Bullous…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Atopic Dermatitis?

…rmed “neurotic excoriations,” are the products. If the scratching and rubbing are uncontrolled and universal, an erythroderma accompanied by erosions, ulcerations, and lichenification is inevitable. For almost a century, European…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Pityriasis rubra pilaris

…normal skin” seem to be preserved Individual lesions Infundibulocentric papules, papules between infundibula, plaques, erythroderma, and palmoplantar keratoderma Variations clinical Juvenile and adults types exist. Differential diagnosis…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Applicable Terms

…finding, consistently, in a variety of conditions as unlike as lichen simplex chronicus and bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma. As a rule, hypergranulosis is coupled with a cornified layer marked by arrangement compactly of corneocytes….

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…f postinflammatory hyperpigmentation, the findings histopathologic being expected of that alteration in pigmentation. Error: Erythrodermas cannot be diagnosed with specificity histopathologically. Reason: Erythroderma as an expression of diseases…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Darier’s disease and simulators of it

…rns may be met with in several unrelated diseases, for example, epidermolytic acanthoma and bullous congenital ichthyosiform erythroderma in the case of epidermolytic hyperkeratosis. Parenthetically, those patterns often are referred to as…