Bywater's lesion

Case Overview

leukocytoclastic vasculitis

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Patient case no. 250
Date added 06 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Lower limbs / feet / soles

Primary Lesions

  • Papule / purpuric

Pathophysiology

  • vascular disorders, vasculitis and purpuras / vasculitis
  • vascular disorders, vasculitis and purpuras / vasculitis / small calibre vessel vasculitis / leukocytoclastic vasculitis

Symptoms Asymptomatic,
Diagnosis leukocytoclastic vasculitis
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

Bywater's lesion

Member Rated 0
Patient case no. 250
Date added 06 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Upper limbs / hands / fingers

Primary Lesions

  • Macule / purpuric

Pathophysiology

  • connective tissue diseases / rheumatic diseases / rheumatoid arthritis / Bywaters' lesions
  • vascular disorders, vasculitis and purpuras / vasculitis
  • vascular disorders, vasculitis and purpuras / vasculitis / small calibre vessel vasculitis / leukocytoclastic vasculitis

Symptoms Asymptomatic,
Diagnosis Bywater's lesion
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

leukocytoclastic vasculitis

Member Rated 0
Patient case no. 250
Date added 06 February 2003

Patient details

Age Elderly patient
Localisation Lower limbs / legs

Primary Lesions

  • Papule / purpuric

Pathophysiology

  • vascular disorders, vasculitis and purpuras / vasculitis
  • vascular disorders, vasculitis and purpuras / vasculitis / small calibre vessel vasculitis / leukocytoclastic vasculitis

Symptoms Asymptomatic,
Diagnosis leukocytoclastic vasculitis
Dark skin N
Pregnancy N
Immuno-suppression N

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    leukocytoclastic vasculitis

  • Bywater's lesion

    Bywater's lesion

  • leukocytoclastic vasculitis

    leukocytoclastic vasculitis