Author | Jacob Dudelzak, MD

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Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis: A Marker of Underlying Malignancy

September 01, 2006

A 62-year-old man presents with a violaceous, nonpruritic eruption that arose 2 weeks earlier on the hands and feet, including the palms and soles, and spread to the arms and legs (Figure 1). Over the past 3 to 4 weeks, he has had malaise, nonproductive cough, and a decline in mental status but no fever, headache, nausea, light-headedness, hemoptysis, or melena.

Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis: A Marker of Underlying Malignancy

September 01, 2006

A 62-year-old man presents with a violaceous, nonpruritic eruption that arose 2 weeks earlier on the hands and feet, including the palms and soles, and spread to the arms and legs.