Diseases > Livedoid Vasculopathy

Posted in diseases by Leo on November 5, 2012

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Livedoid Vasculopathy, also known as Livedoid Vasculitis is a fairly rare skin condition.
It produces the appearance of painful ulcers mainly on the legs.
It may also be accompanied with blood alterations such as a procoagulant state.
Treatment goal is to reduce pain and help the ulcer to disappear.
Fibrinolytic, anticoagulant, vasodilators and other drugs are used as routine treatment.

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