cutaneous appendage

cutaneous appendage

[kyü′tā·nē·əs ə′pen·dij]
(anatomy)
Any of the epidermal derivatives, including the nails, hair, sebaceous glands, mammary glands, and sweat glands.
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Spectrum of Cutaneous Appendage Tumors at Aga Khan University Hospital.
The infiltrate causes the destruction of the cutaneous appendages and extends into subcutaneous fat.
Those of latter group show a slight degree of differentiation toward the cutaneous appendages of hair, sebaceous glands, apocrine glands, or eccrine glands.
The histological analysis of the healing skin was performed in sections stained by hematoxylin and eosin to assess re-epithelialization, acute inflammation, neo-angiogenesis, cutaneous appendages regeneration and fibroblasts proliferation.
We observed moderate presence of cutaneous appendages only in the MG.
When MG and LG were compared using Dunn's Multiple Comparison Test, both therapies showed improvement in the repair of burns, with no difference between them, except the regeneration and the formation of new cutaneous appendages (p < 0.
Only MG demonstrated new cutaneous appendages, particularly hair follicle, final process of epithelial repair.
CD10 may be useful for the differential diagnosis between benign tumors of cutaneous appendages originating from the hair follicle and BCC as an immunohistochemical marker and it may solve a dilemma for the clinician and the pathologist, particularly in small and superficial biopsies.
One study reported the usefulness of CD10 for differential diagnosis between benign tumors of cutaneous appendages originating from the hair follicle and BCC as an immunohistochemical marker, especially in the small and superficial biopsies.
11) Elsewhere in the literature, one study retrieved 30 cases of benign tumors of cutaneous appendages originating from the hair follicle and 30 cases of BCC.
16) Ductal carcinomas of the salivary glands, breasts, and cutaneous appendages comprise one particularly common group of such histologic mimickers.

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