Which histologic findings are characteristic of eosinophilic folliculitis?

Updated: Oct 08, 2020
  • Author: Elizabeth K Satter, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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The light microscopic features of eosinophilic folliculitis include perifollicular infiltrates of lymphocytes and eosinophils associated with follicular eosinophilic spongiosis. This type of folliculitis is often associated with follicular mucinosis. [13]


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