Over the past two years we have revised our diagnostic language with emphasis on consolidation of multiple terms for the same entity into concise, single terms that are universally accepted and understood. Where there are two frequently used terms for the same entity, we have chosen the most universally accepted term as our main term and enclosed the synonym in [...]
An 11 year old girl from Mississippi with no significant past medical history presents to her dermatologist with a lesion of her left eye. The dermatologist notes a polypoid mass measuring 0.6 cm in diameter at the left medial canthus. A biopsy of the lesion is received for histologic evaluation with a clinical impression of pyogenic granuloma. A representative image [...]
Dr. Armineh Kajoian received her undergraduate degree from the University of Dallas (BS in Biology). Her Medical School and Residency were completed at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
Following residency, she completed one year of oncologic pathology at The MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dermatopathology training was at the Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology [...]