perifollicular


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perifollicular

 [per″ĭ-fŏ-lik´u-lar]
surrounding a follicle.

per·i·fol·lic·u·lar

(per'i-fŏ-lik'yū-lăr),
Surrounding a hair follicle; usually used to describe the histopathologic appearance of the infiltrate surrounding a hair follicle.

perifollicular

/peri·fol·lic·u·lar/ (per″ĭ-fah-lik´u-lar) surrounding a follicle, particularly a hair follicle.

perifollicular

[-folik′yələr]
Etymology: Gk, peri, around; L, folliculus, small bag
pertaining to the area around a follicle.

per·i·fol·lic·u·lar

(per'i-fŏ-lik'yū-lăr)
Surrounding a hair follicle; usually used to describe the histopathologic appearance of the infiltrate surrounding a hair follicle.

perifollicular

surrounding a follicle.
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The feathered skin around the vent contained moderate perifollicular lymphoplasmacytic inflammation.
A wide variety of follicle sizes have been identified, and most of them contain small hyalinised blood vessels that penetrate the germinal centres in an outward concentric fashion from the perifollicular area, giving it the characteristic appearance shown in Fig.
Histologic findings of HS depend on lesion age but may include follicular hyperkeratosis and plugging, follicular dilation and rupture, perifollicular lymphocytic or mixed inflammatory infiltrate.
Hair growth needs perifollicular vascularization, during which VEGF is upregulated in the outer root sheath (Yano et al.
Lupus erythematosus is the prototypic interface dermatitis associated with a perivascular and perifollicular lymphocytic infiltrate, increased dermal mucin, and follicular plugging (Figure 2).
folliculorum may also serve as a vector for Staphylococcus aureus, and has been associated with a perifollicular lymphocytic infiltration.
RS, a comprehensive minoxidil-free treatment with ingredients to counter stress, perifollicular fibrosis, hormonal disturbances, and vitamin and mineral deficiencies.
The giant comedones seen over the upper back and occasionally on the face are also associated with photodamage, and I suspect that they are passively allowed to dilate with the keratinous debris because of the loss off perifollicular dermal support--exactly analogous to the situation with the microvasculature.
A high concentration of Merkel cells in the bulge prior to the attachment of the arrector pili muscle and the formation of the perifollicular nerve plexus in human fetal skin.
Deficiency of vitamin A causes night blindness, xerophthalmia, keratomalacia, perifollicular hyperkeratosis of the skin, and increased susceptibility to infection (15).
Androgenetic alopecia (AGA) is a dihydrotestosterone (DHT) mediated process, characterised by continuous miniaturisation of androgen reactive hair follicles and accompanied by perifollicular fibrosis of follicular units in histological examination (Yoo 2006).