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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The differential diagnosis of pernio includes other cold-induced syndromes such as Raynaud's syndrome, cold panniculitis, cold urticaria, livedo reticularis, acrocyanosis, and chilblain lupus.
In addition, on both thighs a persistent, blotchy, purple, net-like pattern was noticed, suggestive for livedo reticularis (Figure 2).
The differential diagnosis of pernio includes other cold-in duced syndromes such as Raynaud's syndrome, cold panniculitis, cold urticaria, livedo reticularis, acrocyanosis, and chilblain lupus.
Shortly after, the patient developed livedo reticularis of the extremities and acrocyanosis suggestive of peripheral vascular involvement.
Assigned to Livedo Corporation, Shikokuchuo-shi, Ehime, Japan.
Migrazioni contemporanee e un'antologia creata per il livedo intermedio e/o avanzato e raccoglie splendidi testi di letteratura migrante corredati da un ricco supporto didattico e da interviste con gli scrittori.
It does not show a complete clearing of the lesion, but gives rise to pearly atrophic scars (white atrophy), punctate telangiectasia, and brownish pigmentation accompanied by a racemous livedo (1).
The list of the top rising APS-related queries, as captured by GT and Goggle Correlate rivaroxaban apixaban antiphospholipid syndrome guidelines lupus factor 5 Leiden thrombophilia heparin livedo reticularis Search terms, considered on Google Trends separately, were: "antiphospholipid" (requiring the exact phrase to be present in the search field) (http://www.google.com/trends) with the following filters: "Worldwide," in "All Categories" and for "Web Searches").
The patient had also demonstrated livedo reticularis of both forearms around the time she presented the akinetic-rigid syndrome.
In addition to that, there are certain other associations for the APS such as valvular heart disease, livedo reticularis, thrombocytopaenia, nephropathy, and neurological impairment which were not included in the diagnostic criteria [5].