Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2018  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 139--142

Spiegler–Fendt sarcoid/lymphocytoma cutis: A focus on nomenclature and diagnosis


Virendra N Sehgal1, Deepa Sehgal1, Jangid B Lal2, Sonal Sharma3 
1 Dermato-Venereology (Skin/VD) Center, Sehgal Nursing Home, Panchwati, India
2 Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Pathology, University College of Medical Science and Associated with Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, New Delhi, India

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Virendra N Sehgal
Dermato-Venereology (Skin/VD) Center, Sehgal Nursing Home, Panchwati, New Delhi
India

Spiegler–Fendt sarcoid/lymphocytoma cutis, presenting as an asymptomatic, slowly progressive, erythematous macule of the size of a guinea over the left cheek, is presented in a 7-year-old girl, the diagnosis of which was complimented by lymphocytic exocytosis with spongiosis of the epidermis. Immunohistochemistry revealed wide-ranging T-cell variations, which was more positive for T-cell markers, CD3, of which predominance of CD4 subset was seen, emphasizing its role as a diagnostic tool.


How to cite this article:
Sehgal VN, Sehgal D, Lal JB, Sharma S. Spiegler–Fendt sarcoid/lymphocytoma cutis: A focus on nomenclature and diagnosis.Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2018;19:139-142


How to cite this URL:
Sehgal VN, Sehgal D, Lal JB, Sharma S. Spiegler–Fendt sarcoid/lymphocytoma cutis: A focus on nomenclature and diagnosis. Indian J Paediatr Dermatol [serial online] 2018 [cited 2020 Jul 11 ];19:139-142
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