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Cutaneous Manifestations of Blastic Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Neoplasm—Morphologic and Phenotypic Variability in a Series of 33 Patients
Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) is a neoplasm derived from precursors of plasmacytoid dendritic cells. Cutaneous involvement represents often the first manifestation of theExpand
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Role of fibroblast‐derived growth factors in regulating hyperpigmentation of solar lentigo
Background  Cutaneous pigmentation is regulated by a complex melanogenic network in which both keratinocytes and fibroblasts synthesize growth factors and cytokines. Solar lentigo (SL) isExpand
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Typical and atypical dermoscopic presentations of dermatofibroma
Background  Dermatofibroma is a common skin neoplasm that is usually easy to recognize, but in some cases its differentiation from melanoma and other tumours may be difficult.
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Erosive Pustular Dermatosis of the Scalp: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Erosive pustular dermatosis of the scalp (EPDS) is a rare entity characterized by pustular, erosive and crusted lesions of the scalp with progressive scarring alopecia. The aetiology is unknown, butExpand
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Concordance between in vivo reflectance confocal microscopy and histology in the evaluation of plaque psoriasis
Background   Psoriasis is a common skin inflammatory disease that affects 2% of the general population. Plaque psoriasis (PP) is its most common variant. In vivo reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM)Expand
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Alterations of the cell-cycle inhibitors p27(KIP1) and p16(INK4a) are frequent in blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasms.
Blastic plasmacytoid dendritic cell neoplasm (BPDCN) is a rare, clinically aggressive malignancy with a median survival of 12-14 months. To identify pathogenetic relevant genomic aberrations andExpand
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The protean spectrum of non‐Hodgkin lymphomas with prominent involvement of subcutaneous fat
Background:  Subcutaneous T‐cell lymphoma (STCL) represents a controversial entity and a confused concept in the field of cutaneous T‐cell lymphomas (CTCLs). Recently, α/β+/CD8+ STCL has beenExpand
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The Histopathological Spectrum of Pseudolymphomatous Infiltrates in Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Abstract: The occurrence of pseudolymphomatous infiltrates in cutaneous lupus erythematosus (cLE) is described mainly in lupus panniculitis and lupus tumidus/lymphocytic infiltration of the skinExpand
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Morphological features of naevoid melanoma: results of a multicentre study of the International Dermoscopy Society
Naevoid melanoma (NeM), a rare variant of melanoma, can be difficult to detect as its clinical and histopathological morphology can simulate a naevus.
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Analysis of the ORFK1 hypervariable regions reveal distinct HHV-8 clustering in Kaposi’s sarcoma and non-Kaposi’s cases
BackgroundClassical Kaposi’s Sarcoma (cKS) is a rare vascular tumor, which develops in subjects infected with Human Herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8). Beside the host predisposing factors, viral genetic variantsExpand
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