acantholytic

acantholytic

adjective Referring to or characterised by acantholysis.
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There were 2 patients with epidermal inclusion cysts and 1 patient each with acantholytic acanthoma and multiple lentigines.
Tzanck smear findings revealed acantholytic cells in 90.
Most common subtype is the conventional squamous cell carcinoma, accounting for 90% of the cases, while other relatively common types are Verrucous carcinoma, Papillary squamous cell carcinoma, Basaloid squamous cell carcinoma, Acantholytic squamous cell carcinoma, Spindle cell carcinoma and Adenosquamous carcinoma.
For all patients, the histopathologic findings showed a suprabasilar slit over the intact basal layer with acantholytic cells.
Paraneoplastic pemphigus (PNP), an acantholytic mucocutaneous syndrome, has a universal association with malignancy and a poor prognosis.
The presence of acantholytic cells in upper layer of skin adds in confirmation.
Presence of acantholytic cells in the granular layer (arrow), neutrophilic PMN (circle) and acantholysis (asterisk) 10x.
Besides the diagnosis of SOIJA, in bullous ENL other bullous disorders like pemphigus vulgaris, bullous drug eruption or bullous pemphigoid should be ruled out when there is involvement of oral mucosa and acantholytic cells are found on a Tzanck test.
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.
The authors have organized the main body of their text in twenty-six chapters devoted to epidermolysis bullosa, acantholytic diseases, ichthyoses, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
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 atopic-like dermatosis, lichen simplex chronicus/prurigo nodularis, subacute prurigo, transient acantholytic dermatosis, and neuropathic disease.