4. Color—Blue

  1. Christine J. Ko1 and
  2. Ronald J. Barr2,3

Published Online: 8 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444340235.ch4

Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression, 2nd edition

Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression, 2nd edition

How to Cite

Ko, C. J. and Barr, R. J. (2011) Color—Blue, in Dermatopathology: Diagnosis by First Impression, 2nd edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444340235.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA

  2. 2

    Laguna Pathology Medical Group, Laguna Beach, California, USA

  3. 3

    University of California, Irvine, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 11 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470657119

Online ISBN: 9781444340235

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Keywords:

  • color—blue - blue tumor and peripheral palisading;
  • glomus tumor - nuclei having a “salt and pepper” look;
  • trichoblastoma - blue tumor;
  • tufted angioma, blue tumor - basal cell carcinoma, clefts between blue islands and stroma;
  • acne keloidalis - infiltrate, of lymphocytes, histiocytes, eosinophils and neutrophils;
  • leukemia (myelogenous) - blue dense infiltrate;
  • mastocytoma - and papillary dermal edema;
  • chondroid syringoma - mucin in pools, dissecting collagen bundles;
  • mucocele, chondroid syringoma - blue–pink cartilaginous area of duct-like spaces;
  • follicular mucinosis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Blue tumor

  • Blue infiltrate

  • Mucin and glands or ducts

  • Mucin