Eosinophilic spongiosis

    Article Contributors: 
    Sean Klepper M.D.
    Stephen Lyle, M.D., ...

    This refers to spongiosis in combination with an intraepidermal eosinophilic infiltrate.  The primary differential diagnoses are:

    • Allergic contact dermatitis
    • Erythema toxicum neonatorum
    • Pemphigus vulgaris and related disorders
    • Bullous pemphigoid
    • Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis
    • Incontinentia pigmenti
    • Arthropod bites
    • Spongiotic drug eruptions
    • Parasitic infestations such as cutaneous larva migrans 

    Cases associated with this book:

  • Eosinophilic spongiosis
    Author: Stephen Lyle, M.D., Ph.D.

    Conference: DermatopathologyConsultations.com Teaching Collection