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Brain, Spinal Cord, and Meninges
Brain, Spinal Cord, and Meninges

This chapter focuses on the diagnosis of neurosurgical biopsy and resection specimens from the central nervous system (CNS) and within the cranial-spinal.

Breast
Breast

Optimal gross examination of mammary tissue includes inspection and palpation and may be aided by x-ray examination. It is advantageous to examine tissue.

Bazex syndrome (acrokeratosis paraneoplastica)
Bazex syndrome (acrokeratosis paraneoplastica)

Bazex syndrome denotes an acral psoriasiform dermatosis in association with internal malignancy. Elderly patients, usually males, present with a symmetric.

Psoriasis
Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a chronic relapsing and remitting disease of the skin that may affect any site. It is one of the commonest of all skin diseases, with a reported.

Lichen simplex chronicus
Lichen simplex chronicus

The term lichen simplex chronicus (circumscribed neurodermatitis) refers to the development of localized areas of thickened scaly skin complicating prolonged.

Seborrheic dermatitis
Seborrheic dermatitis

Seborrheic dermatitis is a common dermatosis which affects up to 1–3% of the population. There is a male predominance. It presents in infants, with a.

Atopic dermatitis
Atopic dermatitis

Although atopic (infantile or flexural) dermatitis may begin at any age, it usually commences from about the sixth week onwards. It is characterized by.

Paraneoplastic pemphigus
Paraneoplastic pemphigus

Paraneoplastic pemphigus is a variant of pemphigus, quite distinct from p. vulgaris and p. foliaceus. Paraneoplastic pemphigus may be associated with a.

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