Fox-Fordyce disease (FFD), also known as apocrine miliaria or chronic . López- Ávila A, Ortiz S. Enfermedad de Fox-Fordyce con presentación clínica atípica. Request PDF on ResearchGate | Enfermedad de Fox-Fordyce | —Fox-Fordyce disease is an infrequent inflammatory disorder characterized by the appearance . Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Nov 1, , I. Ballester and others published Enfermedad de Fox-Fordyce con presentación clínica atípica.
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Treatment response tends to be limited or partial; the lesions and symptoms may recur or persist. Patient reported that other females in her family had presented this skin condition in the armpits, although less severe. Intrafollicular and apocrine gland mucin deposits were observed with Alcian blue staining.
Definitive diagnosis is made by histopathological examination in which nonspecific findings such as intrafollicular corneal plug, hyperkeratosis, spongiosis, retention vesicles, glandular dilation with mucin deposits, and perifollicular lymphohistiocytic inflammatory infiltrate can be observed.
Fox-Fordyce disease, apocrine glands. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. Its etiopathogenesis is not clearly known, and it involves the obstruction of the apocrine excretory duct as an early phenomenon in the process. Print Send to a friend Export reference Mendeley Statistics. If you are a member of the AEDV: Intrafollicular mucin deposits were also observed Figure 5. Show more Show less. Hospital Universitario La Paz.
Subscriber If you already have your login data, please click here. Physical examination showed a disseminated dermatological condition affecting the axillae and genitalia, in hairy areas, characterized by skin-colored punctate papules 1 to 2 mm in diameter with follicular distribution and some crusts Figure 4.
Patient had a year history of comedogenic acne on the face and trunk as well as menstrual alterations with amenorrhea of up to 2 months. To improve our services and products, we use “cookies” own or third parties authorized to show advertising related to client preferences through the analyses of navigation customer behavior.
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Create a free personal account to make a comment, download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts and more. A – CD68 intensely positive in peripheral xanthomatous histiocytes. Register for email alerts with links to free full-text articles Access PDFs of free articles Manage your interests Save searches and receive search alerts. This item has received. Fox-Fordyce disease FFDalso known as apocrine miliaria or chronic pruritic papular eruption of the pubis and armpits, affects areas where apocrine glands are found predominantly, such as the pubic, axillary, and anogenital regions.
You can change the settings enfeermedad obtain more information by clicking here. A report of 2 cases responding to topical clindamycin. We have reported two cases here, both with perifollicular xanthomatosis on histology, supporting the position that this is the most specific and distinctive feature of this relatively rare disease.
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Punctate papules with follicular distribution in the armpits and hemorrhagic crusts due to scratching. We present a case fordhce histologically confirmed Fox-Fordyce disease with high clinical expressivity in a year-old female.
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Physical examination showed localized, bilateral, asymmetric alterations affecting both axillae, more prominently on the left, characterized by yellowish-brown punctate papules 1 mm fordycw diameter with a smooth uniform surface and follicular distribution Figure 1. Continuing navigation will be considered as acceptance of this use.
However, less frequent locations on the thorax, areolas, abdomen, and legs have been described. Carcinoembryonic antigen and epithelial membrane antigen were negative in the xanthomatous cells Figure 3.
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