Dermatopathology

Case Letter

Cutaneous Collagenous Vasculopathy

Cutaneous collagenous vasculopathy (CCV) should be in the differential diagnosis of widespread telangiectases. Biopsy is needed to differentiate...

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Smooth Papules on the Left Hand

A 41-year-old man presented to the outpatient dermatology clinic with multiple 1- to 3-mm, dome-shaped, translucent to flesh-colored papules on...

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Dermpath Diagnosis

Distinct Violaceous Plaques in Conjunction With Blisters

A 72-year-old woman presented to our dermatology clinic with a rash of several months' duration that began as itchy bumps on the wrists and spread...

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Friable Scalp Nodule

A 75-year-old woman presented with an enlarging plaque on the scalp of 5 years' duration. Physical examination revealed a 5.6.2 ×2.9-cm, tan-...

Dermpath Diagnosis

Ulcerated Nodule on the Scalp

A 66-year-old woman presented to the dermatology clinic with a rapidly enlarging, draining lesion on the scalp. The lesion seemed to enlarge over...

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Numerous Flesh-Colored Nodules on the Trunk

A 33-year-old woman presented with numerous firm, noncompressible, flesh-colored nodules that measured 3 to 4 mm and were distributed across the...

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Widespread Skin Thickening

A 62-year-old woman presented with widespread skin thickening and tightness that progressed over 2 months. Physical examination showed generalized...

Dermpath Diagnosis

Tender Papules on the Bilateral Dorsal Hands

A 58-year-old woman with a medical history of asthma, hypertension, hypothyroidism, and hyperlipidemia presented with a painful rash of 10 days'...

Case Letter

Kaposi Sarcoma in a Patient With Postpolio Syndrome

Patients with postpolio syndrome (PPS) characterized by venous insufficiency may represent a population at increased risk for Kaposi sarcoma (KS...

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