Vista de cerca del livedo reticularis

Esta fotografía en primer plano muestra una lesión de livedo reticularis en la pierna de un paciente. El término livedo se refiere a la piel con un patrón reticulado y de color rojo, que no palidece al presionarla. Esta condición es causada por la obstrucción de los vasos sanguíneos, lo cual puede tener diversas causas.Vista de cerca del livedo reticularis

Revision

Last reviewed 5/13/2011 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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