Leg ulcers: uncommon presentations.

  title={Leg ulcers: uncommon presentations.},
  author={Finn Gottrup and Tonny Karlsmark},
  journal={Clinics in dermatology},
  volume={23 6},
Uncommon presentations like vasculitis or other immunologic causes and malignancy account for about 1% to 2% of patients suffering from leg ulcers. We focus on such uncommon leg ulcers including: cutaneous vasculitis causing cutaneous ulceration, other immunologic or metabolic cutaneous lesions such as pyoderma gangrenosum and necrobiosis lipoidica, and ulcers based on neoplastic etiology. A short description on leg ulcers in the tropics is also included. The described uncommon presentations of… CONTINUE READING


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