livedo


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livedo

(lɪˈviːdəʊ)
n, pl livedos
(Pathology) med a reddish discoloured patch on the skin
[from Latin]
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Noun1.livedo - skin disorder characterized by patchy bluish discolorations on the skin
disease of the skin, skin disease, skin disorder - a disease affecting the skin
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li·ve·do

n. livedo, mancha en la piel, frecuentemente azulada o morada, similar a un morado.
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Cutaneous clues suggestive of thrombosis in SLE patients include atrophie blanche, pseudo-Degos lesions, livedo racemosa, acral nonpalpable purpura or reticulate erythema, cutaneous necrosis, splinter hemorrhage, thrombophlebitis, and nailfold telangiectasias.
Abrupt onset of livedo reticularis may be followed by retiform purpura, ulcers, nodules, and gangrene.
Bridges said that the patients with calciphylaxis can present with predominant panniculitis or vasculitis, or a mixed picture; patients can also have bullae, ulcers, or livedo reticularis.
The most common AEs, occurring in five percent or more of patients in any group, included falls, visual hallucinations, peripheral edema, constipation, livedo reticularis, nausea, dry mouth, insomnia and dizziness.
8] LE-nonspecific skin lesions are morphologically varied and include vasculitis, livedo reticularis, photosensitivity, alopecia, Raynaud's phenomenon, and bullous lesions.
2] Other prominent manifestations of the antiphospholipid syndrome include thrombocytopenia (in 40 to 50 percent of patients), haemolytic anaemia (in 14 to 23 percent), and Livedo reticularis (in 11 to 22 percent).
Livedo reticularis associated with increased titres of anti cardiolipin antibodies in SLE.
Su presencia se debe sospechar fuertemente en todo paciente con factores de riesgo para aterosclerosis, o enfermedad aterosclerotica documentada, que desarrolle falla renal luego de procedimientos endovasculares o cirugia, en especial si presenta las manifestaciones de piel ya nombradas, especialmente el livedo reticularis o el sindrome del dedo azul.
Las manifestaciones clinicas de ASIA son numerosas e inespecificas e incluyen mialgias, miositis, debilidad muscular, artralgias y/o artritis, fatiga cronica, sueno no reparador o trastornos del sueno, alteraciones cognitivas, perdida de memoria, pirexia y boca seca, livedo reticularis, eritema palmar.
Often SLE can result in symptoms such as malar rash, discoid lesions, sub-acute cutaneous lesions, photosensitivity, oral ulcers, arthritis, serositis, nephropathy, neurologic involvement, thrombocytopenia, haemolytic anemia, fever, Raynaud's phenomenon, livedo reticularis, thrombosis, and myositis.
Las manifestaciones cutaneas comienzan con areas de eritema moteado o reticular, similar a livedo reticularis, con nodulos subcutaneos y placas violaceas, purpureas o equimoticas, dolorosas, que pueden progresar a ulceras necroticas y la formacion de escaras.
In addition, petechial and purpuric rashes, papular eruptions, and rarely erythema nodosum, erythema multiforme, and livedo reticularis may be seen.