Jag Bhawan

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Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The evolution of dermatopathology -- the American experience
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:67-71. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Sclerotic bodies beyond nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 40:812-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Inconsistent immunohistochemical expression of lymphatic and blood endothelial cell markers in cutaneous lymphangiomas
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 40:801-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Non-melanocytic mimics of melanocytic neoplasms
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Histopathology 60:715-30. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Keratin 16 expression in epidermal melanocytes of normal human skin
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:476-81. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Sclerotic bodies in nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: a new histopathologic finding
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 36:548-52. 2009
  7. doi request reprint A histological examination for skin atrophy after 6 months of treatment with fluocinolone acetonide 0.01%, hydroquinone 4%, and tretinoin 0.05% cream
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:794-8. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint K16 expression in uninvolved psoriatic skin: a possible marker of pre-clinical psoriasis
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 31:471-6. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Muir-Torre syndrome-is it really a new syndrome?
    Andrzej Grzybowski
    The Poznań Society of Friends of Learning, Poland
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:799-802. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma in situ in skin: what does it mean?
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:953-5. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint The evolution of dermatopathology -- the American experience
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:67-71. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Sclerotic bodies beyond nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 40:812-7. 2013
    ..Because the bodies were found near the re-excision scar, it may be that gadolinium or its metabolites activate fibroblasts in the setting of wound healing. The reasons why this patient did not develop NSF are unclear. ..
  3. doi request reprint Inconsistent immunohistochemical expression of lymphatic and blood endothelial cell markers in cutaneous lymphangiomas
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 40:801-6. 2013
    ..We sought to describe expression of the immunohistochemical markers, CD31, D2-40 and LYVE-1 (lymphatic vessel hyaluronan receptor-1), that may assist in differentiating cutaneous lymphangioma and cutaneous hemangioma...
  4. doi request reprint Non-melanocytic mimics of melanocytic neoplasms
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Histopathology 60:715-30. 2012
    ..This review illustrates examples of non-melanocytic lesions that disguise themselves as melanocytic...
  5. ncbi request reprint Keratin 16 expression in epidermal melanocytes of normal human skin
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:476-81. 2005
    ..It appears that keratin expression may be more prevalent than previously assumed, and that these cytoskeletal filaments may play important roles in tissues and cells other than epithelia...
  6. doi request reprint Sclerotic bodies in nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: a new histopathologic finding
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 36:548-52. 2009
    ..We suggest that sclerotic bodies may be an additional clue to the diagnosis of NSF...
  7. doi request reprint A histological examination for skin atrophy after 6 months of treatment with fluocinolone acetonide 0.01%, hydroquinone 4%, and tretinoin 0.05% cream
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:794-8. 2009
    ..These results suggest that the risk of skin atrophy with 24-week use of TC cream for the treatment of melasma is very low...
  8. ncbi request reprint K16 expression in uninvolved psoriatic skin: a possible marker of pre-clinical psoriasis
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 31:471-6. 2004
    ..It has been used as a marker of psoriasis and its expression is upregulated in relapsing psoriasis and downregulating in resolving. We evaluated non-lesional psoriatic skin for K16 expression...
  9. doi request reprint Muir-Torre syndrome-is it really a new syndrome?
    Andrzej Grzybowski
    The Poznań Society of Friends of Learning, Poland
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:799-802. 2009
    ..For this reason, these changes were described under the misleading name of Molluscum Fibrosum. The clinical description of this case, however, is excellent and enables the recognition of the Muir-Torre syndrome...
  10. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma in situ in skin: what does it mean?
    Jag Bhawan
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:953-5. 2007
    ..However, SCCIS can be seen in a variety of clinical situations. The pathologic diagnosis of SCCIS must be correlated with clinical data to arrive at a correct diagnosis and therefore appropriate management of the patient...
  11. ncbi request reprint Presidential address delivered at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatopathology, October 12,2002. The APOPTOSIS of dermatopathology?
    Jag Bhawan
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:225-31. 2003
    ..For reasons of logic, I will not be discussing the various letters in order...
  12. doi request reprint Expression and regulation of cathepsin K in skin fibroblasts
    Maria J Quintanilla-Dieck
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Exp Dermatol 18:596-602. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Cathepsin K in melanoma invasion
    Maria J Quintanilla-Dieck
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 128:2281-8. 2008
    ..Clinical use of catK inhibitors, a class of medication currently in clinical trials for the treatment of osteoporosis, may be a promising avenue for the treatment of melanoma...
  14. doi request reprint Nests with numerous SOX10 and MiTF-positive cells in lichenoid inflammation: pseudomelanocytic nests or authentic melanocytic proliferation?
    Claudine Yap Silva
    Department of Dermatology, Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 38:797-800. 2011
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  15. doi request reprint Intracellular degradation of elastin by cathepsin K in skin fibroblasts--a possible role in photoaging
    Katerine A Codriansky
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 85:1356-63. 2009
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  16. doi request reprint Differential expression of the antioxidant repair enzyme methionine sulfoxide reductase (MSRA and MSRB) in human skin
    Wirach M Taungjaruwinai
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:427-31. 2009
    ..In conclusion, MSR enzymes are differentially expressed in human skin. Thus, modulation of MSR repair antioxidants may have implications for cutaneous aging and carcinogenesis...
  17. doi request reprint Herpes folliculitis masquerading as cutaneous lymphoma
    Yoon Soo C Bae-Harboe
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 35:663-5. 2013
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  18. doi request reprint Incidental microscopic foci of nevic aggregates in skin
    Ophelia E Dadzie
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:45-50. 2008
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  19. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein D in CD34-positive and CD34-negative cutaneous neoplasms: a useful marker in differentiating superficial acral fibromyxoma from dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
    Mikhail Lisovsky
    Department of Pathology, UMass Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Mod Pathol 21:31-8. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint Lymphangiogenesis and angiogenesis in non-phymatous rosacea
    Amal H A Gomaa
    Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, 609 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:748-53. 2007
    ..Our study evaluated the expression of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), CD31 and D2-40 in involved and uninvolved skin of 18 patients with rosacea...
  21. doi request reprint Perineural involvement: what does it mean?
    Arash Ronaghy
    Department of Dermatology, Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, 609 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:469-76. 2010
    ..Recognition of the spectrum of benign processes that may resemble perineural involvement may help prevent diagnostic confusion, misdiagnosis, and overly aggressive treatment...
  22. ncbi request reprint Tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily member TROY is a novel melanoma biomarker and potential therapeutic target
    Remco A Spanjaard
    Department of Otolaryngology, Cancer Research Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:1304-10. 2007
    ..004). In summary, TROY is the first TNFRSF member that is a biomarker for melanoma. TROY also presents a potentially novel cell surface signaling target for inhibitors, cell and/or antibody-based immunotherapies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical markers of melanocytic lesions: a review of their diagnostic usefulness
    Janine Mangini
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 24:270-81. 2002
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  24. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous immunoreactivity of D2-40 antibody beyond the lymphatics
    Amal H A Gomaa
    Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 29:18-21. 2007
    ..Strong immunostaining with D2-40 antibody was observed at the periphery of sebaceous glands and in skin lymphatic endothelium of all specimens, demonstrating that podoplanin is expressed in sebaceous glands of normal skin...
  25. doi request reprint Dermal sheet preparations in the evaluation of dermal innervation in Parkinson's disease and multiple system atrophy
    Peter Novak
    Autonomic Laboratory, Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 36:296-301. 2009
    ..In this study, we evaluated dermal sheet mounts for fibers in which the majority of fibers can be visualized...
  26. doi request reprint Bullous tinea pedis with direct immunofluorescence positivity: when is a positive result not autoimmune bullous disease?
    Daniel D Miller
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 35:587-94. 2013
    ..Misleading DIF results may lead to delay in correct diagnosis and treatment. Clinicians should be aware of potential alternate sources of positivity when there is lack of clinical correlation with immunofluorescence findings...
  27. ncbi request reprint NGFR-positive desmoplastic melanomas with focal or absent S-100 staining: Further evidence supporting the use of both NGFR and S-100 as a primary immunohistochemical panel for the diagnosis of desmoplastic melanomas
    Arash Radfar
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 28:162-7. 2006
    ..We suggest that NGFR can be a useful complementary marker to S-100 in those desmoplastic melanomas in which staining for S100 protein is only focal or weak...
  28. doi request reprint Novel 16-minute technique for evaluating melanoma resection margins during Mohs surgery
    Kyung Hee Chang
    Division of Dermatologic Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:107-12. 2011
    ..Immunohistochemistry (IHC) applied to Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) is time consuming and labor intensive, and the variability of staining quality has prevented its widespread use in clinical practice...
  29. doi request reprint Primary rhabdoid melanoma with clonal recurrence
    Ben Tallon
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 31:200-4. 2009
    ..This case documents rhabdoid differentiation within a primary tumor and recurrence of the presumed more aggressive rhabdoid clone...
  30. doi request reprint Dermal mucin in alopecia areata--tell tale sign or incidental finding?
    Lynne J Goldberg
    Section of Dermatopathology, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 35:757-60. 2008
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  31. ncbi request reprint Histologic mimickers of mycosis fungoides: a review
    Kavitha Reddy
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:519-25. 2007
    ..Clinicopathologic correlation is ultimately essential to make accurate diagnosis of MF and its histologic mimickers...
  32. pmc Topical DNA oligonucleotide therapy reduces UV-induced mutations and photocarcinogenesis in hairless mice
    David A Goukassian
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:3933-8. 2004
    ..The ability of topically applied pTT to induce protective physiologic responses that normally result from DNA damage suggests a previously undescribed means of reducing skin cancer in high-risk individuals...
  33. ncbi request reprint Modulations of nerve growth factor and Bcl-2 in ultraviolet-irradiated human epidermis
    Catherine M Stefanato
    Section of Dermatopathology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:351-7. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine NGF and Bcl-2 modulations in UV-irradiated human skin...
  34. doi request reprint Acute New World cutaneous leishmaniasis presenting as tuberculoid granulomatous dermatitis
    Daniel D Miller
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:361-5. 2012
    ..PCR testing should be employed in cases with high clinical suspicion when histopathology is not definitive...
  35. doi request reprint Topical androgen antagonism promotes cutaneous wound healing without systemic androgen deprivation by blocking β-catenin nuclear translocation and cross-talk with TGF-β signaling in keratinocytes
    Gianluca Toraldo
    Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Nutrition, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 20:61-73. 2012
    ..Together, these data show that blockade of β-catenin can, as a potential target for novel therapeutic interventions, accelerate cutaneous wound healing...
  36. doi request reprint Adverse cutaneous reactions to soft tissue fillers--a review of the histological features
    Ophelia Entsir Dadzie
    Department of Dermatopathology and Section and Department of Dermatology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 35:536-48. 2008
    ..We present an overview of the histological features of adverse reactions to currently available soft tissue fillers, both in the United States and overseas, in an attempt to enhance awareness of the diversity of these reactions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the open technique with a new wound dressing, H2460, in the healing of an acute wound after laser skin resurfacing
    Khalil A Khatri
    Skin and Laser Surgery Center of New England, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cosmet Laser Ther 9:173-80. 2007
    ..Applying various dressings or leaving the treated area open are two techniques in use after laser skin resurfacing (LSR)...
  38. ncbi request reprint Role of cathepsin K in the turnover of the dermal extracellular matrix during scar formation
    Thomas M Rünger
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02467, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 127:293-7. 2007
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  39. ncbi request reprint Type-I cryoglobulinemia-like histopathologic changes in tick bites: a useful clue for tissue diagnosis in the absence of tick parts
    Catherine M Stefanato
    Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 29:101-6. 2002
    ..The histopathologic findings of localized reactions to tick bites may present as diagnostic dilemmas, especially if there is no history of a tick bite, or if the tick's mouthparts are not present in the biopsied skin...
  40. ncbi request reprint Acquired hypopigmentation (leukoderma) as a presenting feature of metastatic amelanotic melanoma with brain involvement
    Ioannis Karakis
    Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1786-7. 2007
  41. doi request reprint Nestin-positive stem cells in neurofibromas from patients with neurofibromatosis type 1-tumorigenic or incidental?
    Marinya Pongpudpunth
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 32:574-7. 2010
    ..Recently, we found discrete foci of melanin deposits but diffuse positivity with MART-1/MelanA in a neurofibroma from a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1)...
  42. ncbi request reprint Selective up-regulation of matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression in human erythema migrans skin lesions of acute lyme disease
    Zhihui Zhao
    Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Infect Dis 188:1098-104. 2003
    ..These results demonstrate specific up-regulation of MMP-9 in the EM skin lesions of patients with acute Lyme disease. Bacterial induction of host proteases may play a role in the dissemination of B. burgdorferi...
  43. ncbi request reprint Assessment of the long-term safety of topical retinoids
    Jag Bhawan
    Boston University School of Medicine, Massachusetts, USA
    Cutis 75:25-31. 2005
    ..Based on the histology of skin tissue from patients treated for up to 4 years, topical retinoids were found to be safe and effective in the treatment of topical skin infections...
  44. ncbi request reprint High-pressure paint-gun injury of the finger simulating giant cell tumor of tendon sheath
    Catherine M Stefanato
    Department of Dermatology, Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118 2515, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 32:179-83. 2005
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  45. ncbi request reprint Mitoses in conventional melanocytic nevi
    Sarah L Jensen
    Division of Dermatopathology, Department of Dermatology, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 34:713-5. 2007
    ..Through this study we have shown that occasional mitoses occur within unremarkable, conventional nevi...
  46. doi request reprint Merkel cell carcinoma (primary neuroendocrine carcinoma of skin) mimicking Basal cell carcinoma with review of different histopathologic features
    Farah Succaria
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA and Miraca Life Sciences, Newton, MA
    Am J Dermatopathol 36:160-6. 2014
    ..Different histopathologic patterns and mimics of MCC are reviewed to help prevent dermatopathologists from misdiagnosing this aggressive tumor. ..
  47. doi request reprint Multicentric reticulohistiocytosis: a systemic osteoclastic disease?
    Katerine A Codriansky
    Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 59:444-8. 2008
  48. ncbi request reprint New prognostic factors of cutaneous melanoma: a review of the literature
    Ning Li
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 29:324-40. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint The periodic acid-Schiff stain in diagnosing tinea: should it be used routinely in inflammatory skin diseases?
    Amina Al-Amiri
    Dermatopathology Section, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:611-5. 2003
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  50. ncbi request reprint Successful adjuvant treatment of recalcitrant mucous membrane pemphigoid with anti-CD20 antibody rituximab
    Josephine A Taverna
    Skin Oncology Program, Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 6:731-2. 2007
    ..We report a case of severe mucous membrane pemphigoid responsive to rituximab infusions. The clinical presentation, etiology, and management options for mucous membrane pemphigoid are also discussed...
  51. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous sinus histiocytosis (Rosai-Dorfman disease) presenting clinically as vasculitis
    Catherine M Stefanato
    Dermatopathology Section, Boston University School of Medicine and Department of Dermatology, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:775-8. 2002
    ..The clinical presentation of the cutaneous variant of Rosai-Dorfman disease is generally nonspecific. We present this case because of the unusual clinical presentation mimicking a vasculitis...
  52. ncbi request reprint Morphea-like tattoo reaction
    Meera Mahalingam
    Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 24:392-5. 2002
    ..Occasionally, the dermal infiltrate may be so dense as to suggest a diagnosis of cutaneous lymphoma. We report an unusual tattoo reaction that mimicked morphea histologically...
  53. ncbi request reprint Response to subtle intracorneal findings in inflammatory disorders: hyphae or not?
    Samer Ghosn
    J Cutan Pathol 32:320. 2005
  54. doi request reprint Mucinous changes in melanocytic nevi and review of the literature
    Marina Perdiki
    Department of Pathology, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Dermatopathol 30:236-40. 2008
    ..75% vs 0.55%). The mucin was seen both in stroma and within the nests of nevus cells. The cause and significance of mucin deposition are not known...
  55. ncbi request reprint Effect of sunscreen application on UV-induced thymine dimers
    Mona Al Mahroos
    Department of Dermatology, Salmaniya Medical Complex, Manama, Bahrain
    Arch Dermatol 138:1480-5. 2002
    ..Over the past decade, controversy has arisen over the use of sunscreens to prevent UV-induced skin cancer...
  56. ncbi request reprint Light microscopic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural alterations in patients with melasma
    Pearl E Grimes
    Vitiligo and Pigmentation Institute of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90004, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 27:96-101. 2005
    ..The results of this study suggest that melasma is a consequence of specific hyperfunctional melanocytes that cause excessive melanin deposition in the epidermis and dermis...
  57. ncbi request reprint Hemorrhoid with a melanocytic nevus
    Myrna El Shareef
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:2608. 2007
  58. ncbi request reprint Bilateral aberrant axillary breast tissue mimicking lipomas: report of a case and review of the literature
    Samer H Ghosn
    Department of Dermatology, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Riad El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Cutan Pathol 34:9-13. 2007
    ..Therefore, it's important that physicians be familiar with this condition as this may contribute to the early detection of ectopic breast cancer...