IL-36a and IL-36y expressions in the differential diagnosis of palmoplantar psoriasis and palmoplantar eczema: A retrospective histopathologic and immunohistochemical study


Erdem O., Leblebici C., Aksu A. E. K. , Erdil D., Polat A. K. , Gürel M. S.

JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS PATHOLOGY, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/cup.14105
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS PATHOLOGY
  • Keywords: IL-36a, IL-36y, immunohistochemistry, palmoplantar eczema, palmoplantar psoriasis, ALLERGIC CONTACT-DERMATITIS, HAND ECZEMA, IL-36-GAMMA, CYTOKINES, IL-1F9

Abstract

Background: Diagnosing hyperkeratotic lesions on the palms and soles is often challenging for both clinicians and pathologists. Interleukin (IL)-36 cytokines play an important role in the pathogenesis of psoriasis.