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Causes Of Livedo Reticularis
Two questions: Two questions.First is livedo reticularis which is pink vascular skin leg disease with net pattern, associated with diseases like lupus, drugs ; dialysis. 2nd is leg hair loss which can be due to pad, drugs, steroids, skin diseases, thyroid problem, alopecia etc . Please see you doctor for history exam and diagnostic tests. Thanks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does livedo reticularis cause by sjogren's syndrome a form of vasculitis? Or does it cause by inflammation of sjogren's syndrome?
Can raynaud's and livedo reticularis cause severe cramping in one area of the calf when I sit too long?
May not be: What needs to be known is why you have livedo reticularis and raynauds. Calf cramping can be due to many reasons as well as vascular issues which you may have. Your physician would be able to clarify this or may send you to a Rheumatologist to help clarify thr diagnosis and the reason for cramping. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had livedo reticularis for the past 4 years. Currently i'm battling a particularly stubborn bout of cellulitis on my left forarm. Why would this cause my lr to flare on arms, legs and back?
Dermatology Consult: Cold exposure, emboli, vasculitic conditions, high blood viscosity, ischemic stroke and conditions causing excessive coagulation are possibilities. Not know what form of lr you are dealing with makes coming up with a precise reason for your flare up difficult. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes mottled red and white blood-flow in hands and feet?..Red with white spots where there is no blood-flow. Vasculitis? Livedo reticularis?
+ana, postive 320 and anti ribosomal p antibodies. All other labwork is normal. Symptoms are photosenstivity, livedo reticularis, mouth sores.....?
See allergist and dermatologist: Your symptoms and clinical picture suggests to different diagnosis as -either simple allergic condition ,or connective tissue disease,lupus erythrommatosus .You should be further investigated as blood test and may be skin biopsy may give clue to diagnosis .Avoid sun exposure ,taking anti allergic medication and steroids may help .Consult the dermatologist ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It is common skin fi: It is a common skin finding where skin is mottled reticulated vascular pattern looks lace like purplish discolouration of skin. ...Read more
Dermatologists: Skin specialists should be able to help you. ...Read more
Please let me know if there is any preventative measures for livedo reticularis with ulcerations?
Livedo Reticularis: There is no treatment for livedo reticularis. Rewarming the area in idiopathic cases or treatment of the underlying cause of secondary livedo may reverse the discolouration. However, over time the vessels become permanently dilated and livedo reticularis becomes permanent regardless of the surrounding temperature. ...Read more
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