Integumentary system ORGAN SYSTEMS

Stasis dermatitis

Stasis dermatitis or varcose/gravitational eczema is an endogeous eczema as a consequence of chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and often accompanied by chronic leg ulcers.

Clinical features

Presents initially as poorly demarcated erythematous plaques of the lower legs bilaterally, classically involving the medial malleolus.

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