epidermotropic

epidermotropic

predilection for epidermis.

epidermotropic lymphoma
see epitheliotropic lymphoma.
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Condyloma refers to an epidermal manifestation attributed to the epidermotropic human papillomavirus (HPV).
Epidermotropic marginal zone lymphoma (MZL), a rare cutaneous B-cell lymphoma identified in only eight patients to date, appears to be responsive to rituximab, according to authors of a case report.
Epidermotropic Merkel cell carcinoma: a case series with histopathologic examination.
extramammary Paget's disease: mimicry in epidermotropic carcinoma.
18) Interestingly, in a study of 14 patch/plaque-stage MF patients, epidermal T-cells were positive for Ki-67 in 12 of 14 patients; whereas dermal T-cells were negative for Ki-67 in all patients, suggesting that epidermotropic movement of T-cells might represent T-cell activation and entry into the cell cycle, which is important in the tumorigenesis of MF.
Histopathology of LCH shows a granulomatous infiltrate that is epidermotropic, and the presence of positive CD1a or CD207 staining confirms the diagnosis, he said.
Epidermotropic primary neuroendocrine (Merkel cell) carcinoma of the skin with Pautrier-like microabscesses: Report of three cases and review of the literature.
Langerhans cells interact with neighboring keratinocytes, which secrete a number of cytokines and epidermotropic T-cells to form the skin's immune system.
The indolent clinical course helps exclude rapidly progressing lymphomas, such as primary cutaneous aggressive epidermotropic [CD8.
They tend to involve the dermis and are rarely epidermotropic.