Dermatitis por estasis en la pierna

Esta fotografía muestra una decoloración de color rojo a marrón ubicada justo encima del tobillo, conocida como dermatitis por estasis. Esta condición ocurre por disminución del flujo sanguíneo. Este paciente corre el riesgo de desarrollar celulitis, una infección profunda de la piel.Dermatitis por estasis en la pierna

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Last reviewed 11/20/2012 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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