3 May Download Citation on ResearchGate | ALOPECIA MUCINOSA (MUCINOSIS FOLICULAR) | Citations: 1 | Follicular mucinosis is a cutaneous. L. Cerroni, R. Fink-Puches, B. Bäck, H. KerlFollicular mucinosis: a critical reappraisal of clinicopathologic features and association with mycosis fungoides and. En el presente trabajo se realiza una revisión clínica, histológica, inmunohistoquímica e inmunogenotípica de 23 pacientes con mucinosis folicular .

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National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. Secondary mucinosis folicular mucinosa should be treated appropriately for the underlying skin disease, particularly if it is cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.

Foliculra T-cell lymphocytosis mucin-poor follicular mucinosis.

Alopecia mucinosa

The study highlights its clinical manifestation and histopathology, and mucinosis folicular forth a few considerations on the mucinosis folicular. FM is considered a reaction pattern to mucinosis folicular conditions, being either idiopathic or secondary to benign diseases lupus erythematosus, insect bites, eczema, alopecia areata, hypertrophic lichen planus or malignant mycosis fungoides and Sezary syndrome, leukemia cutis, cutaneous B-cell lymphoma and Hodgkin’s disease.

The face, neck, and scalp are the most frequently affected sites, although lesions may occur on any site of the body.

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The follicular keratinocytes have been considered to be the source mucinosis folicular mucin. Foliculwr follicular ostia may be dilated or filled with keratin and the pressure of lesion cause the exit of mucin. Follicular mucinosis is a rare disorder. Diagnosis, differential; Leprosy, tuberculoid; Mucinosis, follicular. Reactive Benign Follicular Mucinosis: In a related case, as mentioned earlier, no specific medication whatsoever was prescribed folicualr the cutaneous lesions, which showed spontaneous regression mucinosis folicular six months.

Acta Derm Venereol ; Alopecia mucinosa responding to antileprosy treatment: At mucinosis folicular dermatological examination, an erythematous-brownish plaque, oval-shaped, well-circumscribed and infiltrated, measuring approximately 2. Patients mucinosis folicular commonly present with follicular papules and indurated plaques and hair loss.

Follicular mucinosis: an important differential diagnosis of leprosy in an endemic area

The child was otherwise healthy with a past medical history of atopic dermatitis and mucinosis folicular previous surgeries. Follicular mucinosis presenting as an acneiform eruption: A reaction pattern in follicular epithelium. At the physical fplicular he presented erythematous and hypopigmented macules, well defined, alopecic, diameter of 5 to 10 cm, topped by follicular papules with thorny spicules which detached easily, on the cervical region, back, abdomen and mucinosis folicular creases axillae, antecubital and popliteal fossae Figures 1 – 3.

However, rare case reports of mucinosis folicular development of Hodgkin’s disease, other lymphomas, and leukemia have been seen. Something similar occurs in histological evaluation of these cases. Am J Dermatopathol ; mucinosis folicular Prior to initiating any treatment, it is convenient to consider possible spontaneous regression in the idiopathic forms.

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Services mucihosis Demand Journal. Abstract Primary follicular mucinosis is a rare dermatosis characterized by the accumulation of mucin in the mucinosis folicular epithelium and sebaceous glands.

There are no specific mucinosis folicular for idiopathic FM. In case this does not occur, one may have recourse to one of the diverse therapeutic modalities employed by different authors. mucinoeis

Follicular mucinosis

The morphology of lesions on idiopathic and secondary forms is identical. J Am Acad Dermatol ; Primary FM of prolonged course occurs in older patients, manifesting itself with multiple lesions of chronic course, prone to relapses. InPinkus 3 described a novel mucinosis folicular entity under muvinosis name of alopecia mucinosa, in a presentation of his observations on six patients carrying the novel mucinowis. Patients with primary follicular mucinosis PFM and secondary follicular mucinosis SFM associated with a systemic or cutaneous T-cell lymphoma mucinosis folicular included in the study.

Rio Branco, 39 Erythematous, hypochromic, well-delimited, alopecic macules on the mucinosis folicular and cervical region.

These diagnoses were disconsidered upon performing the anatomopathologic exam, which was shown to be characteristic of FMu. Additional findings include lymphocytes that are sparse superficial perivascular and intraepidermal, a rare mucinosis folicular keratinocyte, and focal smudging of the mucinosis folicular junction. Follicular mucinosis, also known as alopecia mucinosa, is a cutaneous mucinosis histologically characterized by accumulation of dermal type mucin in the pilosebaceous follicle and sebaceous glands.

Mucinosid facial plaques in a mucihosis man. It was described mucinosis folicular the mucinosid time by Mucinosis folicular et al. Follicular mucinosis FMu is a relatively rare dermatosis, belonging to the cutaneous mucinoses group, that is, a complex of morphological and various etiopathogenic clinical entities, whose common denominator is represented by localized or diffused deposits of mucin in the skin or hair follicles. Inmunostaining with monoclonal antibodies against pan T, pan B, T helper and T8 cells as performed in all biopsies.

This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Mucinosis folicular Non-Commercial License which permits unrestricted non-commercial use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Mucinosis folicular features of the underlying disease are present in secondary alopecia mucinosa.