Maxwell A Fung

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Elastin staining patterns in primary cicatricial alopecia
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:776-82. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Current knowledge in inflammatory dermatopathology
    Maxwell A Fung
    UC Davis Dermatopathology Service, Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 3301 C Street, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:667-84, vii. 2012
  3. doi request reprint 'Epidermotropism' vs. 'exocytosis' of lymphocytes 101: definition of terms
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 3301 C Street, Suite 1450, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:525-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The clinical and histopathologic spectrum of "dermal hypersensitivity reactions," a nonspecific histologic diagnosis that is not very useful in clinical practice, and the concept of a "dermal hypersensitivity reaction pattern"
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:898-907. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of the 'no eosinophils' rule: are eosinophils truly absent in pityriasis lichenoides, connective tissue disease, and graft-vs.-host disease?
    Victoria R Sharon
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:413-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The sensitivity and specificity of "caterpillar bodies" in the differential diagnosis of subepidermal blistering disorders
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 25:287-90. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Disseminated cutaneous sporotrichosis
    Shurong Chang
    University of California, Davis
    Dermatol Online J 19:20401. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Lupus erythematosus-like imiquimod reaction: a diagnostic pitfall
    Keira L Barr
    Department of Dermatology and Pathology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 38:346-50. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Nodular eruption on the feet, knees, and dorsal surface of the hands of a 34-year-old HIV-positive man
    Jeffrey S Newman
    University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:933-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic atrophic erosive dermatosis of the scalp and extremities: A recharacterization of erosive pustular dermatosis
    Douglas Patton
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, 3301 C St, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:421-7. 2007

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Elastin staining patterns in primary cicatricial alopecia
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:776-82. 2013
    ..Most biopsy specimens of cicatricial (scarring) alopecia can be readily subclassified as lymphocytic versus neutrophilic, but specific diagnosis remains difficult, particularly when a late stage of the disease is sampled...
  2. doi request reprint Current knowledge in inflammatory dermatopathology
    Maxwell A Fung
    UC Davis Dermatopathology Service, Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 3301 C Street, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:667-84, vii. 2012
    ..This article focuses on selected recent or noteworthy developments that are clinically relevant for the histologic diagnosis of inflammatory skin diseases...
  3. doi request reprint 'Epidermotropism' vs. 'exocytosis' of lymphocytes 101: definition of terms
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 3301 C Street, Suite 1450, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 37:525-9. 2010
    ..Use of these terms often reflected the observer's interpretation, as they were not always used in purely descriptive fashion...
  4. ncbi request reprint The clinical and histopathologic spectrum of "dermal hypersensitivity reactions," a nonspecific histologic diagnosis that is not very useful in clinical practice, and the concept of a "dermal hypersensitivity reaction pattern"
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:898-907. 2002
    ..Dermal hypersensitivity reaction" (DHR) is diagnosed by dermatopathologists but is not an accepted clinical disease entity. There are no clear guidelines for its diagnosis, differential diagnosis, or management...
  5. doi request reprint Assessment of the 'no eosinophils' rule: are eosinophils truly absent in pityriasis lichenoides, connective tissue disease, and graft-vs.-host disease?
    Victoria R Sharon
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:413-8. 2012
    ..While final interpretation requires a composite assessment of all features, our results suggest that the presence of even a single eosinophil within nine or ten ×20 fields argues against a diagnosis of PL, DM or LE...
  6. ncbi request reprint The sensitivity and specificity of "caterpillar bodies" in the differential diagnosis of subepidermal blistering disorders
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 25:287-90. 2003
    ..Caterpillar body-like clusters are less specific and may be present in porphyria cutanea tarda, erythropoietic protoporphyria, pseudoporphyria, bullous pemphigoid, epidermolysis bullosa, and epidermolysis bullosa acquisita...
  7. ncbi request reprint Disseminated cutaneous sporotrichosis
    Shurong Chang
    University of California, Davis
    Dermatol Online J 19:20401. 2013
    ..Tissue culture and skin biopsy confirmed the diagnosis of sporotrichosis. He was started on itraconazole 200mg twice a day with rapid resolution of fever along with cessation of the development of new lesions. ..
  8. doi request reprint Lupus erythematosus-like imiquimod reaction: a diagnostic pitfall
    Keira L Barr
    Department of Dermatology and Pathology, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 38:346-50. 2011
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  9. doi request reprint Nodular eruption on the feet, knees, and dorsal surface of the hands of a 34-year-old HIV-positive man
    Jeffrey S Newman
    University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:933-8. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic atrophic erosive dermatosis of the scalp and extremities: A recharacterization of erosive pustular dermatosis
    Douglas Patton
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, 3301 C St, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:421-7. 2007
    ..Although the condition is well recognized in the United Kingdom and Europe, no US cases have heretofore been reported...
  11. ncbi request reprint Subcorneal pustular dermatosis associated with Coccidioides immitis
    Sanjana Iyengar
    University of California, Davis
    Dermatol Online J 21:. 2015
    ..Our unique case presentation illustrates subcorneal pustular dermatosis as a reactive eruption owing to primary pulmonary coccidioidomycosis. An association between the two conditions warrants further investigation. ..
  12. doi request reprint Chemotherapy reaction induced by ixabepilone, a microtubule stabilizing agent, mimicking extramammary Paget's disease in a patient with breast carcinoma
    Jillian W Millsop
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 43:1215-1219. 2016
    ..The case emphasizes the importance of considering a chemotherapy reaction in the histologic differential diagnosis of epidermal mitotic arrest in a cancer patient receiving chemotherapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Elastosis perforans serpiginosa in a patient with trisomy 21
    Jeffrey S Newman
    University of California at Davis, Department of Dermatology, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:5. 2006
    ..It occurs with greater frequency in persons with trisomy 21, as well as some other genetic syndromes and after D-penicillamine therapy. It has also been reported as a sporadic, presumably unrelated disorder in several acquired diseases...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fibroepithelioma of pinkus
    Michael W Su
    University of California Davis, Department of Dermatology, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:2. 2006
    ..The pathogenesis of FEP remains enigmatic, and the genetic basis has yet to be fully elucidated. Complete surgical resection is considered curative...
  15. pmc Galectin-3 is critical for the development of the allergic inflammatory response in a mouse model of atopic dermatitis
    Jun Saegusa
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, 3301 C Street, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    Am J Pathol 174:922-31. 2009
    ..This regulatory effect of galectin-3 on Th development is exerted at both the dendritic cell and T cell levels. Our studies suggest that galectin-3 may play an important role in the acute phase of human atopic dermatitis...
  16. doi request reprint Complete regression of subcutaneous and cutaneous metastatic melanoma with high-dose intralesional interleukin 2 in combination with topical imiquimod and retinoid cream
    Miki Shirakawa Garcia
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    Melanoma Res 21:235-43. 2011
    ..These results support intralesional high-dose IL-2 as a very effective therapy for controlling cutaneous metastatic melanoma. Additional studies are needed to determine whether this therapy is associated with a survival benefit...
  17. pmc Delayed adverse reaction to contrast-enhanced CT: a prospective single-center study comparison to control group without enhancement
    Shaun Loh
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y St, Suite 3100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Radiology 255:764-71. 2010
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  18. pmc Corrigendum to "Cutaneous Plasmacytosis with Perineural Involvement"
    Elizabeth A Brezinski
    Department of Dermatology, Davis Health System, University of California, 3301 C Street, Suite 1400, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    Case Rep Dermatol Med 2016:8614078. 2016
    ..This corrects the article DOI: 10.1155/2014/840845.]. ..
  19. doi request reprint Acantholytic squamous cell carcinoma is usually associated with hair follicles, not acantholytic actinic keratosis, and is not "high risk": Diagnosis, management, and clinical outcomes in a series of 115 cases
    Toru Ogawa
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California
    J Am Acad Dermatol . 2016
    ..Acantholytic actinic keratosis (aAK) has been regarded as a precursor risk factor for aSCC. However, supporting evidence is limited...
  20. doi request reprint 100% Complete response rate in patients with cutaneous metastatic melanoma treated with intralesional interleukin (IL)-2, imiquimod, and topical retinoid combination therapy: results of a case series
    Vivian Y Shi
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, California
    J Am Acad Dermatol 73:645-54. 2015
    ..Despite this, intralesional IL-2 has not been highlighted in the US literature nor have US physicians adopted it...
  21. pmc Clinical emergence of neurometastatic merkel cell carcinoma: a surgical case series and literature review
    Thomasina L Bailey
    Department of Pathology, UC Davis Medical Center, 4400V Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Neurooncol 102:147-55. 2011
    ..We suggest that the incidence of neurometastatic MCC may be increasing, parallel to the increasing incidence of primary MCC. We propose a role for intracavitary BCNU wafers in the treatment of intra-axial neurometastatic MCC...
  22. doi request reprint Histoplasmosis presenting as a cutaneous malignancy of the eyelid
    Melissa Reyes Merin
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg 27:e41-2. 2011
    ..Biopsy and tissue culture are paramount to establishing the diagnosis. This case describes a rare presentation of histoplasmosis on the eyelid and highlights the importance of histopathologic evaluation...
  23. doi request reprint Angiosarcoma with pseudoepidermotropism in a patient with breast cancer: a mimic of epidermotropic metastatic adenocarcinoma
    Yen Chen Liu
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 33:400-2. 2011
    ..2. This novel case of pseudoepidermotropic angiosarcoma highlights a potential pitfall in the histomorphologic assessment of poorly differentiated angiosarcoma...
  24. doi request reprint A case of syringotropic cutaneous T-cell lymphoma treated with local radiotherapy
    Rojymon Jacob
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 60:152-4. 2009
    ..In our experience, local electron radiation offers local control in early stage SCTCL, and it may be possible to reserve systemic therapy for more advanced stages of the disease...
  25. doi request reprint Nodule on the toe after traveling to Africa
    Sarvenaz Zand
    School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:1051-6. 2008
  26. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of treatments for mycosis fungoides and Sézary syndrome: nationwide survey responses
    Samuel L Gettler
    Department of Dermatology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY, USA
    Dermatol Online J 11:6. 2005
    ..Numerous treatments have been used to treat the mycosis fungoides (MF) and Sezary syndrome (SS) variants of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). The relative efficacy of different treatments is largely unknown...
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis as a delayed dermatotoxic reaction to IV-administered nonionic contrast media
    Aaron Peterson
    Department of Radiology, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y St, Ste 3100, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W198-201. 2006
    ..Our objective was to report three delayed, generalized, and protracted cutaneous reactions in two patients that are compatible with acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) after contrast medium administration...
  28. ncbi request reprint Acrodermatitis enteropathica and an overview of zinc metabolism
    Emanual Maverakis
    Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:116-24. 2007
    ..The diagnosis is made by way of clinical presentation together with histopathology and laboratory tests. Here we provide an overview of zinc metabolism and a description of inherited and acquired zinc deficiency...
  29. ncbi request reprint Practical evaluation and management of cutaneous lymphoma
    Maxwell A Fung
    Department of Dermatology, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:325-57; quiz, 358-60. 2002
    ..Management of patients with cutaneous lymphoma requires collaboration among dermatologists, dermatopathologists, hematopathologists, and medical, surgical and radiation oncologists. (J Am Acad Dermatol 2002;46:325-57.)..
  30. ncbi request reprint More about panniculitis and lymphoma
    N Scott McNutt
    J Cutan Pathol 31:297-9. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Thymoma-associated multiorgan autoimmunity: a graft-versus-host-like disease
    Akhil Wadhera
    Permanente Medical Group, Fremont, California, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:683-9. 2007
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