• Basal
  • The visible borders of vulvar Paget disease are often misleading as Paget cells may spread along the basal layers of normal appearing skin with multicentric foci. (wikipedia.org)
  • morphology
  • Therefore, most current textbooks present a classification based on location (for example, conditions of the mucous membrane), morphology (chronic blistering conditions), cause (skin conditions resulting from physical factors), and so on. (wikipedia.org)
  • lesion
  • A primary malignant neoplasm that overlaps two or more contiguous (next to each other) sites should be classified to the subcategory/code .8 ('overlapping lesion'), unless the combination is specifically indexed elsewhere. (icd10data.com)
  • These are 1-3 cm translucent blue cystic nodules.It usually presents as a single, small skin-colored lesion, and is considered distinct from the closely related poroma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Radcliffe Crocker reported the first case of EMPD in 1889, when he described a patient with a skin lesion affecting the penis and scrotum, the findings of which were identical to those described by Paget. (wikipedia.org)
  • carcinoma
  • Merkel-cell carcinoma is a rare and highly aggressive skin cancer, which, in most cases, is caused by the Merkel cell polyomavirus (MCV) discovered by scientists at the University of Pittsburgh in 2008. (icd.codes)
  • Anaplastic carcinoma Refers to a heterogeneous group of high-grade carcinomas that feature cells lacking distinct histological or cytological evidence of any of the more specifically differentiated neoplasms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abnormal
  • new abnormal skin tissue that grows by excessive cellular division and proliferation more rapidly than normal and continues to grow after the stimuli that initiated the new growth cease. (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • sweat
  • The average square inch (6.5 cm²) of skin holds 650 sweat glands, 20 blood vessels, 60,000 melanocytes, and more than 1,000 nerve endings. (wikipedia.org)
  • penis
  • Extramammary Paget's disease (EMPD), also extramammary Paget disease, is a rare, slow-growing, usually noninvasive intraepithelial (in the skin) adenocarcinoma outside the mammary gland and includes Paget's disease of the vulva and the extremely rare Paget's disease of the penis. (wikipedia.org)
  • neck
  • The occult form usually presents on skin around the mouth, eyes or neck, while nodular and verrucous sarcoids are common on the groin, penile sheath or face. (wikipedia.org)
  • cancer
  • Another name for Skin Cancer (or close medical condition association). (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • Half of all new cancers are skin cancers, and more than 1 million new cases of skin cancer will be diagnosed in the United. (rightdiagnosis.com)
  • Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. (icdlist.com)
  • If not treated, some types of skin cancer cells can spread to other tissues and organs. (icdlist.com)
  • Skin cancer, or neoplasia, is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in horses, accounting for 45 to 80% of all cancers diagnosed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sarcoids are the most common type of skin neoplasm and are the most common type of cancer overall in horses. (wikipedia.org)
  • It also contains DNA repair enzymes that help reverse UV damage, such that people lacking the genes for these enzymes suffer high rates of skin cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • symptoms
  • citation needed]Signs and symptoms are skin lesions, often mistaken as eczema, that may be itchy or painful. (wikipedia.org)
  • organ
  • Your skin is your body's largest organ. (icdlist.com)
  • The skin is the largest organ in the human body. (wikipedia.org)
  • A cutaneous condition is any medical condition that affects the integumentary system-the organ system that encloses the body and includes skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many conditions affect the human integumentary system-the organ system covering the entire surface of the body and composed of skin, hair, nails, and related muscle and glands. (wikipedia.org)
  • organs
  • The skin has up to seven layers of ectodermal tissue and guards the underlying muscles, bones, ligaments and internal organs. (wikipedia.org)
  • lesions
  • This study will look at high frequency ultrasound as a medical imaging modality and apply it to skin lesions. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • We will use this to try and differentiate between benign and cancerous skin lesions. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Skin biopsies of lesions imaged with ultrasound are processed for routine histology and retained. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The lesions become visible in late childhood, began at ages 7 to 10 years and are most pronounced on the face, At that time a pronounced, somewhat cyanotic redness of the lips and hands was evident as well as moderate follicular atrophy of the skin on the cheeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trauma
  • The disease is acquired by inoculation of grains of fungal spores from the soil through a breach in the skin produced by minor trauma like a thorn prick. (wikipedia.org)
  • Minor
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans can begin as a minor firm area of skin most commonly about to 1 to 5 cm in diameter. (wikipedia.org)
  • Code
  • The ICD-10-CM Neoplasms Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code C79.2. (icd.codes)
  • An additional code from Chapter 4 may be used, to identify functional activity associated with any neoplasm. (icd10data.com)
  • The Table of Neoplasms should be used to identify the correct topography code. (icd10data.com)
  • The code D23.30 is included in the table of neoplasms by anatomical site. (icdlist.com)
  • For each site there are six possible code numbers according to whether the neoplasm in question is malignant, benign, in situ, of uncertain behavior, or of unspecified nature. (icdlist.com)
  • Sarcoma
  • The following clinical conditions may be considered before diagnosing a patient with mycetoma: Tuberculous ulcer Kaposi's sarcoma, a vascular tumour of skin usually seen in AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • infection
  • This keratinized layer of skin is responsible for keeping water in the body and keeping other harmful chemicals and pathogens out, making skin a natural barrier to infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leprosy Syphilis Malignant neoplasm Tropical ulcer Botryomycosis, a skin infection usually caused by the bacteria Staphylococcus aureus. (wikipedia.org)
  • body
  • The human skin is the outer covering of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because it interfaces with the environment, skin plays an important immunity role in protecting the body against pathogens and excessive water loss. (wikipedia.org)
  • The thickness of the skin varies considerably over all parts of the body, and between men and women and the young and the old. (wikipedia.org)
  • The epidermis helps the skin to regulate body temperature. (wikipedia.org)