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Dermatopathology Quiz Case 154

 Dr Sampurna Roy  MD

 July 2014 - Friday


Case history

1 year old infant with a nodule on the dorsal aspect of the middle phalanx.

Spot diagnosis.


  Image 1 - Low power view: The lesion is confined to the dermis.
  Image 2 - There are cellular whorls, sheets and interlacing bundles of eosinophilic spindle cells set in a collagenous backround.
  Image 3 - High power view:  Further section showing plump spindle cells in a pink collagenous backround.
  Image 4 - Clue to the diagnosis is in this last slide.


The typical clinical history and the diagnostic feature in this slide will help you to make the diagnosis immediately.


Dr  Sampurna Roy  MD

Consultant  Histopathologist (Kolkata - India)



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