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1,901 Possible Causes for Brown Skin Discoloration, Leg Ulcer, Scleromalacia Perforans

  • Pyoderma Gangrenosum

    Corneal melting and scleromalacia perforans in a patient with pyoderma gangrenosum and acute myeloid leukemia. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers. 1998 Apr. 29(4):328-31. [Medline].[emedicine.com] What Are Leg Ulcers? Leg ulcers form when skin on your leg breaks open. These breaks or sores let air and bacteria travel into your skin’s tissue.[healthcare.utah.edu] Overview What Are Leg Ulcers? What Are Leg Ulcers? Leg ulcers form when skin on your leg breaks open.[healthcare.utah.edu]

  • Venous Stasis Ulcer

    Symptoms of venous stasis leg ulcers are similar to those of varicose veins, and can include swollen legs, itchy skin, or painful lesions on the skin.[goldmanveininstitute.com] Signs Medial malleolus most often affected Irregular, flat border Associated findings Dependent Edema Varicose Vein s Purpura Red-brown Skin Discoloration Venous dermatitis[fpnotebook.com] Symptoms of chronic venous stasis disease may include any or all of the following: Swelling in legs and ankles, skin discoloration (brown, red or bluish) Dry scaly itchy skin[mmcoakridge.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Stasis Dermatitis

    […] for around 15% of chronic leg ulcers.[epainassist.com] One of the first stasis dermatitis symptoms you may notice is a reddish-brown skin discoloration, especially in the legs or ankles [source: Flugman ].[health.howstuffworks.com] Over a period of time, this changes to brown and dark brown discoloration of the skin of the leg.[healthitalk.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Varicose Ulcer

    leg ulcers.[nhsdirect.wales.nhs.uk] Signs Medial malleolus most often affected Irregular, flat border Associated findings Dependent Edema Varicose Vein s Purpura Red-brown Skin Discoloration Venous dermatitis[fpnotebook.com] The changes in skin color can include pink, red and purple discoloration which eventually turns brown. The skin may become thickened, hardened, tight, and smooth.[tnveincenter.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Varicose Veins

    We present the case of a 58-year-old man who presented to our wound care centre with a 7 -month history of a progressive unilateral leg ulcer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Skin darkening and/or hardening Usually over the shin and calf region, this starts as darker spots and progresses to a reddish brown skin discoloration, oftentimes accompanied[farewellveins.com] A venous leg ulcer (a break in the skin below the knee that has not healed within 2 weeks).[nice.org.uk]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Venous Disorder of Lower Extremity

    Compression stockings must be worn every day to prevent edema and the reoccurrence of venous leg ulcers.[journals.lww.com] CVI frequently causes Inflammatory skin disease (stasis dermatitis) on the lower extremities of patients with CVI, followed by development of reddish-brown skin discoloration[lymphnotes.com] The first presentation is a reddish-brown skin discoloration, typically of the medial ankle.[netce.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Skin Cancer

    […] for SCC in people of color include scars from thermal and chemical burns ( Copcu et al, 2003 ), chronic leg ulcers (King et al, 2008), and previous sites of radiation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] elevated patch with mottled tan, brown or dark brown discoloration.[theskincancercenter.org] Superficial BCC is typically found on the chest, back, arms, and legs. Learn More Close Ulcerated BCC Over time, the top layer skin may begin to break down.[skincancer.net]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Ischemic Ulcer

    The majority of leg ulcers (75%) were due to vascular etiologies. 2 Although venous leg ulcers are the most common etiology for leg ulcers, the differential diagnoses are[journals.lww.com] There may also be a rash, redness, brown discoloration or dry, scaly skin. Cleveland Clinic News & More Cleveland Clinic News & More[my.clevelandclinic.org] The majority of leg ulcers (75%) were due to vascular etiologies. 2 Although venous leg ulcers are the most common etiology for leg ulcers , the differential diagnoses are[journals.lww.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Hemochromatosis

    There may be an association between homozygosity at C282Y and venous leg ulcerations.[clinicaladvisor.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Diabetic Foot Ulcer

    Around one per cent of the Australian population suffers from leg ulcers (chronic venous leg ulceration).[betterhealth.vic.gov.au] There may also be a rash, redness, brown discoloration or dry, scaly skin. Cleveland Clinic News & More Cleveland Clinic News & More[my.clevelandclinic.org] Causes, investigation and treatment of leg ulceration. Br J Dermatol. 2003, 148: 388-401. Gonsalves CF. Venous leg ulcers.[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

    Missing: Scleromalacia Perforans

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