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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ranulosis, and basket-weave orthokeratosis = Lichen planus-like keratosis, fully developed In some examples of lichen planus-like keratosis, like the one shown, instead of vacuolar alteration eventuating in subepidermal clefts, blisters actually…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Behçet’s Disease

…een observed in different manifestations clinical of Behçet’s disease, including papulopustular lesions, Sweet’s-like lesions, and erythema nodosum-like lesions. But the changes just recorded are associated often with thrombi in the…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…evasion, as evidenced by its use in terms such as epithelioid (like an epithelium), fibrinoid (like fibrin), sarcoid (fleshy like a sarcoma), lichenoid (like a lichen), and chancroid (like a chancre); epithelioid cells are plump oval, unlike those…

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

On the nature of thought processes and their relationship to the accumulation of knowledge, Part XVI-The process of making a diagnosis

…the likelihood is much higher that the item will be of class A than of any other class. Items of class A are ten times more likely than class B and 100 times more likely than class C. As we add attributes to the set that represents the attributes…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Lichen planus

…o classification easily, e.g., disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis, which, at an early stage, is marked by a band like infiltrate of lymphocytes. It is not always possible to differentiate authentic lichen planus from its look-alikes…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Keratosis Lichenoides Chronica?

…e a 72-year-old woman with a 13-year history of a lichenoid dermatitis, who developed multiple, papular keratoacanthoma (KA)-like lesions and few crater-like nodules on the extremities over a period of 6 months before our observation. Her medical…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

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…ichen amyloidosis, but some of them are congenital, as in a garment type of congenital melanocytic nevus, an epidermal nevus like that known as ichthyosis hystrix, and a connective tissue nevus like a shagreen “patch.” Figure 3.27…