Search Results for: x-linked ichthyosis

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Differential Diagnosis

Ichthyosis vulgaris Xlinked ichthyosis 1. Cornified layer thickened, but less than half the thickness of the viable epidermis 1. Cornified layer thickened and often at least half the thickness of the viable epidermis 2. Lamellate and basket-woven…

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

…nes. Dermatology 2003;207(2):196-198. CrossRef 4. Pazdur R, Kudelka AP, Kavanagh JJ, Cohen PR, Raber MN. The taxoids: paclitaxel (Taxol) and docetaxel (Taxotere). Cancer Treat Rev 1993;19(4):351-386. 5. Wall ME, Wani MC. Camptothecin and taxol:…

Diet and rosacea: the role of dietary change in the management of rosacea

Diet and rosacea: the role of dietary change in the management of rosacea

…ure proliferation via fibroblast growth factor 2 (FGF2) and vascular endothelial growth factor 2 (VEGF2) [11]. Lastly, skin exposed to excess UV radiation has more reactive oxygen species (ROS), further propagating the KLK5-cathelicidin inflammatory…

Diet and hair loss: effects of nutrient deficiency and supplement use

Diet and hair loss: effects of nutrient deficiency and supplement use

…including iron, zinc, biotin, niacin, vitamin C and an exclusive marine complex derived from fish proteins” [70]. Antioxidants Antioxidants are compounds that are able to neutralize reactive oxygen species (ROS), preventing oxidative damage….

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

Saved by step sections: an unusual presentation of basal cell carcinoma

…the literature occurring in the pubic region was a polypoid basal cell carcinoma (fibroepithelioma of Pinkus) measuring 7.1 x— 5.0 x— 2.2 cm in a 61-year-old woman–a totally different clinical and histological setting from the case reported…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Grover’s disease

…mechanism The cause is unknown, but in some instances Grover’s disease has been thought to have begun after a bout of excessive sun exposure. Loss of syndecan-I, an adhesion molecule, has been found in some examples of Grover’s disease,…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Reactive Perforating Collagenosis?

…something other than scratching. In short, it is not surprising that lesions of reactive perforating collagenosis favor the extensor surface of extremities and are arranged in a line. That is to be expected of lesions induced by animated scratching…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Acquired Epidermolysis Bullosa?

…oring fibrils in addition to the lamina densa and possibly anchoring plaques, and thus has the same distribution as the carboxy terminus of type VII collagen.” The antigen of acquired epidermolysis bullosa subsequently was found to be the…