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Lower Limb Erythema

March 29th, 2020


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  • 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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