acantholytic

acantholytic

adjective Referring to or characterised by acantholysis.
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According to a review of more than 150 elderly patients in the outpatient setting who presented with a chief complaint of persistent pruritus, the five most common diagnoses were atopiclike dermatosis, lichen simplex chronicus/prurigo nodularis, subacute prurigo, transient acantholytic dermatosis, and neuropathic disease.
Acantholytic folliculitis and epidermitis associated with Staphylococcus hyicus in a line of white Leghorn laying chickens.
Acantholytic squamous cell carcinoma (ASCC) of the mucosal membranes has been documented sporadically.
Positive IgG4 immunoreactivity could be observed on both sides of the acantholytic split if the detached portion of epidermis was present in the tissue section (Figure 1, B).
Dean Parks of Ocala, FL has patented a dermatological composition for topically treating dermatological conditions comprising transient acantholytic dermatitis, acne miliaris necrotica, acne varioliformis, perioral dermatitis, acneiform eruptions, acne vulgaris or seborrheic dermatitis.
After a chapter on the structure and function of skin, volume one covers disorders of keratinization; inherited and autoimmune subepidermal blistering diseases; acantholytic disorders; spongiotic, psoriasiform, and pustular dermatoses; superficial and deep perivascular inflammatory dermatoses; granulomatous, necrobiotic, and perforating dermatoses; inflammatory diseases of the subcutaneous fat; diseases of the oral mucosa; diseases of the genital skin; degenerative and metabolic diseases; cutaneous adverse reactions to drugs; neutrophilic and eosinophilic dermatoses; vascular diseases; idiopathic connective tissue disorders; and infectious diseases of the skin.
Bogle, Cohen, and Tschen have presented a new clinical association for the dermatopathologic changes of acantholytic dyskeratosis.
Pemphigus vulgaris is an autoimmune skin disease characterized by acantholytic skin lesions with autoantibodies directed against desmoglen, plakoglobins, and cadherin polypeptides of desmosomes and other cell-cell adhesion molecules.
Classification of Metaplastic Carcinoma Proposed by the World Health Organization (a) Purely epithelial Squamous Large cell keratinizing Spindle cell Acantholytic Adenocarcinoma with spindle cell proliferation Adenosquamous, including mucoepidermoid Mixed epithelial and mesenchymal Carcinoma with chondroid metaplasia Carcinoma with osseous metaplasia Carcinosarcoma (a) Data were derived from Tavassoli and Devilee, (20) 2003.
The same technique is also beneficial in patients with acantholytic disorders aggravated by sweat and friction, such as the intertriginous erosive lesions of Hailey-Hailey disease or Darier disease, Dr.
Differential diagnosis of pemphigus vulgaris Clinical diagnoses Mucosal Cutaneous Histologic diagnoses Aphthous stomatitis Bullous drug eruptions Hailey-Hailey disease Erythema multiforme Bullous pemphigoid Darier's disease Bullous lichen planus Drug-induced pemphigus Grover's disease Cicatricial pemphigoid Erythema multiforme Herpetic stomatitis Hailey-Hailey disease Linear immunoglobulin A dermatosis Paraneoplastic pemphigus Pemphigus foliaceus Transient acantholytic dermatosis (Grover's disease) Table 2.
Abstract: Incidental focal acantholytic dyskeratosis has been described in a variety of cutaneous lesions, including benign and malignant epithelial lesions, fibrohistiocytic lesions, inflammatory lesions, and melanocytic lesions.