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Does livedo reticularis cause by sjogren's syndrome a form of vasculitis? Or does it cause by inflammation of sjogren's syndrome?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No

It is not a vasculitis.
It is the the result of swelling of small veins usually resulting from small blood clots. If you have this you need to be checked for clotting disorders.

In brief: No

It is not a vasculitis.
It is the the result of swelling of small veins usually resulting from small blood clots. If you have this you need to be checked for clotting disorders.
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