Vasculitis en la palma de la mano

Vasculitis en la palma de la mano Estas manchas de sangre bajo la piel, llamadas púrpura, son causadas por vasculitis y no palidecen (tornarse blancas) al presionarlas. En este caso particular, la púrpura está asociada con un trastorno subyacente que afecta las estructuras de las paredes de los vasos sanguíneos llamado trastorno vascular del colágeno.

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Last reviewed 4/20/2013 by Gordon A. Starkebaum, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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