Signs
 

Lower Limb Erythema

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Overview

    • Look For

    • Redness - unilateral, bilateral, localised or diffuse.
    • Causes of Lower Limb Erythema

    • Dermatosis
    • Infection - cellulitis, lymphangitis, necrotising fasciitis
    • Vascular - deep venous thrombosis, superficial thrombophlebitis, venous insufficiency
    • Lipodermatosclerosis (fibrosis of subcutaneous fat)
    • Lymphoedema
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