Dermoscopic structures

From dermoscopedia

5.00
(1 vote)

 Authored by: Ralph P. Braun     ·  Katrin Kerl

 Keywords:   dermoscopy · dermoscopic structures · melanoma
Annotations
Description Chapter provides an overview and linksThis glossary term has not yet been described. to all dermoscopyDermoscopy is a non invasive diagnostic method. structures
Author(s) Ralph P. Braun · Katrin Kerl
Owner Ralph Braun→ send e-mail
Status released
Status update December 8, 2017
Status by Ralph P. Braun
Subchapter(s): 

Pigment network

Structureless areas

Dots

Globules

Streaks

Negative Pigment Network

Shiny white structures

Regression structures / Blue white structures

Vascular structures

Milia like cysts

Comedo like openings

Fissures and ridges

Fingerprint like structures

Moth eaten border

Leaf like areas

Spoke wheel like structures

Large blue gray ovoid nests

Multiple Blue-Gray Non-aggregated Dots and Globules

Lacunae


User=

The most important criteriameasure of how well one variable or set of variables predicts an outcome in dermoscopy are structures and colors. In this chapter we will present the different dermoscopy criteria with their histopathological correlation. The different structures are listed above.