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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Rheumatoid nodule

…Subcutaneous granuloma annulare contains abundant mucin in the center of palisades of histiocytes and scant, if any, fibrin. Necrobiosis lipoidica shows striking degeneration of collagen in the center of palisades of histiocytes in evolving lesions…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Elastosis perforans serpiginosa

…have yet to be defined in a crisp comprehensible way and that are unnecessary to boot, such as “eczema,” “necrobiosis,” “dysplasia,” “disorders of cornification,” and “the figurate…

Resolving Quandaries in Dermatology, Pathology & Dermatopathology

Apoptosis?

…f these situations, apoptotic bodies have, in the past, been given names such as Civatte bodies, colloid bodies, single-cell necrobiosis, sunburn cells, and dyskeratotic cells without their basic nature having been recognized… Weedon D, Searle…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Scar

…s (at the stage colloquially called pseudopelade of Brocq), traction alopecia, xanthogranulomas, erythema elevatum diutinum, necrobiosis lipoidica, and erythema nodosum. In brief, fibrosing inflammation is a term generic for any inflammatory process…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema nodosum

…g neither tender nor painful. It is accompanied by signs and symptoms of inflammatory or neoplastic disease of the pancreas. Necrobiosis lipoidica consists of erythematous plaques with a yellow hue that tend to ulcerate and that are not painful….