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Pautrier's abscess

Alternative eponyms

  • Pautrier microabscess

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An eosinophil-rich pleomorphic intradermal cellular infiltration with focal collections of reticular cells.

Description

An eosinophil-rich pleomorphic intradermal cellular infiltration with focal collections of reticular cells, seen within the epidermis in mycosis fungoides and reticulum cell sarcoma.

Bibliography

  • C. V. Moore:
    Mycosis fungoides.
    In: P. B. Beeson and W. McDermott, editors: Cecil-Loeb Textbook of Medicine. 12th edition, Philadelphia, Saunders, 1967: 1093.

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