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Figure 2: (a) Acanthotic epidermis with elongated rete ridges and increased pigmentation of the basal layer. Dermis showing spindle-shaped cells interspersed between the collagen bundles (H and E, ×10). (b) Dermis showing cholesterol clefts (H and E, ×10). (c) Needle-shaped cholesterol crystals surrounded by numerous foamy histiocytes containing pale cytoplasm (H and E, ×100)

Figure 2: (a) Acanthotic epidermis with elongated rete ridges and increased pigmentation of the basal layer. Dermis showing spindle-shaped cells interspersed between the collagen bundles (H and E, ×10). (b) Dermis showing cholesterol clefts (H and E, ×10). (c) Needle-shaped cholesterol crystals surrounded by numerous foamy histiocytes containing pale cytoplasm (H and E, ×100)