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Leg ulcers and lymphoedema

Susan Burge and Dinny Wallis

in Oxford Handbook of Medical Dermatology

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199558322
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729843 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199558322.003.0015

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Leg ulcers and lymphoedema

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Introduction - The history - Preparing to examine the ulcer - The examination - Assessing peripheral circulation - Investigations - Pain and leg ulcers - Management of ulcers - Lipodermatosclerosis (sclerosing panniculitis) - Pyoderma gangrenosum - Calcific uraemic arteriolopathy (calciphylaxis) - Livedoid vasculopathy - Lymphoedema

Chapter.  7362 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Dermatology

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