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1,790 Possible Causes for Leg Ulcer, Mechanically Fragile Skin, Scleromalacia Perforans

  • Porphyria Cutanea Tarda

    perforans.[nature.com] […] origin of the leg ulcerations in this young patient is not likely.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] The initial clinical presentation commonly includes mechanical fragility of the skin and blisters in sun-exposed areas.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • 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] Corneal melting and scleromalacia perforans in a patient with pyoderma gangrenosum and acute myeloid leukemia. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers . 1998 Apr. 29(4):328-31.[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin

    legs Size varies from a few millimetres to several centimetres in diameter.[dermnetnz.org] fragile skin, have a 50 times greater than normal risk of developing SCC.[doi.org] […] occupation or recreation Smoking Fair skin, blue eyes and blond or red hair Previous cutaneous injury, thermal burn , disease (eg cutaneous lupus , epidermolysis bullosa , leg[dermnetnz.org]

    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] RDEB‐HS is characterised by repeated blister formation, leading to mechanical fragility of the skin. It can affect all tissues with an epithelial surface or lining.[doi.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
  • Pyoderma

    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.medscape.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] Clinical appearances of ulcerative PG mimic rheumatoid vasculitis or leg ulcers due to impaired circulation in patients with RA.[wjgnet.com]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin
  • Scleromalacia Perforans

    Scleromalacia perforans is a rare ocular manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis which can potentially lead to blindness and is a late consequence in the course of the disease[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He entered hospital for a course of systemic steroids and immunosuppressive therapy for unhealed leg ulcers.[healthdocbox.com] The only systemic disease currently recognized to be complicated by scleromalacia perforans is rheumatoid arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin
  • Scleromalacia

    Scleromalacia perforans is a form of advanced scleromalacia .[ivyroses.com] It is usually associated with urethritis , conjunctivitis , iritis , painless buccal ulcers, and keratoderma blennorrhagica .[en.wikipedia.org] Treatment of Scleromalacia Perforans The usual treatment of Scleromalacia Perforans includes the use of both the topical and systemic medications.[webeyeclinic.com]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin
  • Diabetes Mellitus

    See Diabetic Foot, Leg Ulcers, Painful Foot. Frequent, recurrent and persistent infections.[patient.info] See Diabetic Foot , Leg Ulcers and Painful Foot . Frequent, recurrent and persistent infections.[patient.info]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin 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] A venous leg ulcer (a break in the skin below the knee that has not healed within 2 weeks).[nice.org.uk] ulcer (a break in the skin below the knee that has not healed within 2 weeks); or a healed venous leg ulcer.[bjgp.org]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin Scleromalacia Perforans
  • Arteriosclerosis

    […] of right leg with ulceration of toe heel I70.434 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I70.434 Atherosclerosis of autologous vein bypass graft(s) of the right leg with ulceration of heel[icd10data.com] The management of the chronically ischemic leg with ulcer formation that is not suitable for either surgical or interventional treatment is still a matter of controversy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient had renal dysfunction and nephrotic syndrome with progressive skin ulcers in the left leg. The patient was diagnosed as ASO with LCDD.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Mechanically Fragile Skin Scleromalacia Perforans

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