194 Possible Causes for Leg Ulcer in USA

  • Malignant Neoplasm
    Leg Ulcer
  • Skin Infection

    The researchers infected the arms of eight volunteers with the Haemophilus ducreyi, a bacteria that causes genital ulcers in Africa and Asia and disfiguring leg ulcers in[1]

  • Tuberculosis
    Leg Ulcer
  • Cooley's Anemia
    Leg Ulcer

    Patients may have splenomegaly and bone deformities, recurrent leg ulcers, gallstones and infections.[2]

  • Buruli Ulcer
    Leg Ulcer
  • Syphilis
    Leg Ulcer
  • Kaposi Sarcoma
    Leg Ulcer
  • Anthrax
    Leg Ulcer
  • Postphlebitic Syndrome
    Leg Ulcer

    Leg ulcers are long-term complications of DVT and will not be observable in patients presenting with acute thromboembolism. … Both medical history and physical examination may, however, not allow for a clear distinction between DVT, CVI and PS if leg ulcers are not present. … Patients may develop leg ulcers and skin fibrosis, claim pain, swelling and paresthesias.[3]

  • Felty's Syndrome
    Leg Ulcer

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References

  1. Outcomes of skin infection associated with bacteria already present on skin : Newscenter : School of Medicine, http://news.medicine.iu.edu/releases/2015/09/sk…
  2. Thalassaemia (Mediterranean anemia; Cooley's anemia), http://www.myvmc.com/diseases/thalassaemia-medi…
  3. Postphlebitic Syndrome, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/postphlebitic-…