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European Journal of Dermatology


Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia on the abdomen with dendritic cell infiltration Volume 28, numéro 1, January-February 2018


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Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine of Sensory and Motor Organs, Tottori University Faculty of Medicine, Yonago, Japan

Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia (ALHE) is a rare lymphoid and vascular lesion showing angiomatoid papules and nodules localized mostly on the head and neck area [1]. Histologically, ALHE is characterized by the proliferation of vascular endothelial cells protruding into the lumen and massive infiltration of eosinophils and lymphocytes, occasionally forming lymphoid follicles [2]. Although the predilection sites are a hallmark for diagnosis [3], dermatologists may overlook a differential [...]