Dermatopathology Institute of LA BioMed
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Amebic keratitis
A departure from the skin-but related. This is a 67 year old woman with a chronic corneal ulcer.

March 3, 2009


A reminder! We will not have our usual didactic session on March 10th due to the American Academy of Dermatology Meeting in San Francisco. Hope to see you there! We will resume our regular conferences on March 17th, 2009.

Continuing the Clinical Mock Dermatology Boards series:

Paget's Disease

You may access other clinical Dermatology presentations by clicking on the Clinical Dermatology Reviews on the Quick Links.

Dr. S
Didactic Session
Fibrous papule

Tumors and Tumor-Like Proliferations of Fibrous Tissue-Weedon 34

The fibrous papule or angiofibroma.

Unknown Slide Reviews
Seborrheic dermatitis Unknown Slide Review Part 39

Test your diagnostic acumen with this review of interesting cases from this past week's signout.

This dermatosis may be associated with Demodex infection.
I hope some of you have the time to peruse our recent hospital and community presentations.

Malignant Melanoma-The Role of the Dermatopathologist. (Presented at Bread of Life Church, Torrance, CA. February 22, 2009)

Seven Things You Should Not Say at a Dermatopathology Conference. (Presented to Kaiser Woodland Hills Pathology Department, February 17, 2009)

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Paul K. Shitabata, M.D.
Dermatopathology Institute of LA BioMed